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Estates Fellowship Course

September 12, 2016 - November 28, 2016 | 6.00 PM - 9.00 PM, Monday nights


The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario ("ILCO") is excited about offering a fellowship program on Estates for Law Clerks.

Instructor: Jim Sweetlove

The course will cover the concepts of estate accounting. It will include topics on relevant legislation and common law principles, formal and informal accounting, preparing the Estate Administration Tax Information Return, distinguish between capital and revenue, investments, Trustee compensation, passing of accounts and more.

The course instructor is Jim Sweetlove, recently retired from Ross & McBride.

The video livestream will occur on Monday nights from 6-9 pm, and the video archive will be available the next day.

About ILCO Fellowship Courses

A Fellowship course is an in-depth, advanced level course that examines a specific substantive area of law.  Students are examined at the conclusion of each course and must receive 60% or higher to successfully complete the course.  Upon successful completion of the course, ILCO issues a grade report within 90 days of the exam date and a certificate of recognition of this academic achievement.  When applying for a Fellow Membership, students must complete two different fellowship courses to meet the education requirement, as well as the criteria listed on the membership application.