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  • Charles was recently interviewed in Law Times about the Ontario Government’s proposed plan for dealing with unclaimed intangible property. Click here to read more.
  • Charles was recently quoted in the October 21, 2013 edition of Law Times discussing undue influence and the Gironda decision.
  • Charles explains why appointing all your children as executors may be a mistake
  • Charles was recently quoted in The Lawyers Weekly on coaching for lawyers
  • Watch video from Advocate Daily where Toronto estates litigator Charles Ticker says that when drawing up a power of attorney for management of property to be careful who you choose as your substitute decision-maker. Watch Video.
  • Charles Ticker was recently awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, honouring significant contributions and achievements by Canadians. Read More.
  • Charles Ticker’s article that was featured in THE LAWYERS WEEKLY on providing suggestions to lawyers on how to best manage an estate practice.

Events and Appearances:

  • September 28, 2016 – Charles Ticker co-chaired the Advising the Elderly Client: The 2016 Practical Guide for Legal Professionals seminar organized by Osgoode Hall Law School Professional Development Department.  More details here.
  • June 21, 2016 – Charles Ticker was a presenter at the Estate Disputes & Prenuptial Agreements seminar held on June 21, 2016. The seminar was organized by B’nai Brith Canada and it was held at the Shaarei Shomayim Synagogue located at 470 Glencairn Avenue in Toronto. For the seminar flyer click here.
  • November 4 – 5, 2015 – Charles Ticker will be co-chaired and presented at the conference sponsored by Osgoode Hall Law School: “Advising the Elderly Client”.
  • February 19 – 20, 2014 – Charles Ticker co-chaired and presented at the conference sponsored by Osgoode Hall Law School: “Advising the Elderly Client”.
  • February 11- 12, 2013 – Charles Ticker co-chaired and presented at Advising the Elderly Client for Osgoode Hall Law School’s Professional Development Program.
  • Toronto-area estates lawyer Charles Ticker was recently awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. The medal, which was awarded to Ticker by Minister of the Environment and Thornhill Member of Parliament Peter Kent, was created to mark the 2012 celebrations of the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the throne and honours significant contributions and achievements by Canadians.
  • December 2, 2012 – Charles Ticker spoke at the TALKABOUT Seminar.
  • TALKABOUT is an interactive event which will explore liberal Jewish responses to issues of aging. It is open to the broader Jewish community.
  • The event featured three experts in the fields of Canadian law, medicine, and liberal, progressive halachah (Jewish law), who will came together for a panel discussion, followed by mini-workshops. These key areas overlap and inform each other when a variety of decisions need to be made.
  • Participants were able to attend two of the three mini-workshops. Pre-registration to secure a space was required. A binder of materials was provided to all TALKABOUT registrants.
  • JEWISH BIOMEDICAL ETHICS: LIBERAL HALACHIC PERSPECTIVES WITH RABBI MICHAEL STROH
  • This workshop explored issues in halachah and biomedical ethics from the perspective of a liberal rabbi.
  • THE BASICS OF POWERS OF ATTORNEY WITH CHARLES TICKER – This workshop covered why one needs a Power of Attorney (POA) for personal care and management of property. Recent court cases were explored.
  • DEMYSTIFYING PALLIATIVE AND END-OF-LIFE CARE WITH DR. SANDY BUCHMAN – This workshop dispelled myths about palliative and end-of-life care.

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