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Why do I need an affidavit of execution for my Will or power of attorney?

Why do I need an affidavit of execution for my Will or power of attorney? An Affidavit of Execution is a notarized document which is signed by the person who witnessed your Last Will and Testament or Power of Attorney, and then notarized by a licensed lawyer and notary from the Law Society of Ontario. [...]

Ontario allows notaries to witness Wills remotely

Ontario allows lawyers and notaries to witness Wills remotely Notary Pro offers Canada's first online Will notarization service The Ontario government will now allow legal professionals such as notary publics to witness the signing of Last Will and Testaments and Powers of Attorney through online video platforms, such as the video service provided by Notary [...]

What does “notarized” mean? What is “apostilled”?

An Ontario Notary Public’s notarial seal on a document indicates that you are saying that the facts contained in the document are true, correct, or accurate, and that the Notary has verified the identity of anyone signing or executing the document. The seal has the same effect as swearing to tell the truth under oath […]