The Wills, Estates and Succession Act (“WESA”) states at section 40 and 43 as follows:
40 (1) Signing witnesses to a will-maker’s signature must be 19 years of age or older;
(2) A person signing may witness a will even though he or she may receive a gift under it.
This article is part of a series of articles that document some key considerations about franchising, including some of the pitfalls and the opportunities which our firm has seen and advised upon over the past two years.
There are innumerable reasons that parties may find themselves co-owning real property with friends, family or business partners and just as many reasons why that co-ownership relationship may turn sour.