Estate Planning & Vault Manager – Virtual Witnessing

Mississauga, ON - April 17, 2020 - On March 25th, Emergent notified the Ontario legal community that it was making it's Legal Intake for Wills, a customer facing online wills questionnaire, free for use by all subscribers of Estate Planning & Vault Manager to help combat Covid-19. In the same notice, Emergent also encouraged individuals to sign a petition to update legislation to allow for the virtual witnessing of Wills in Ontario through online video platforms.

New Corporate Manager ET Feature Helps BC Law Firms Expedite Newly Established Transparency Register

In response to a new law for British Columbia, an enhanced software feature from Emergent keeps tabs on individuals who have direct or indirect control of a company or its shares.

Mississauga, ON (PRUnderground) April 6th, 2020 - Effective May 1, 2020, businesses in British Columbia will be called upon to keep and maintain a transparency register of beneficial owners.

Emergent’s Covid-19 Response for Wills & Estates Lawyers

March 25, 2020 - Canada's response to Covid-19 has caused the Ontario and Quebec governments to shut down non-essential businesses, with other provinces reportedly likely to follow suit in the coming days. The pandemic has also caused a Canada-wide surge in clients asking to have their Wills drafted.

Emergent Officially Launches Executor Services Product and Facilitates Its Debut with How-to Webinars

Mississauga, ON -- (ReleaseWire) -- 02/24/2020 --A worthy addition to what has been noted as the most comprehensive and robust estate automation software solution in Canada, Executor Services makes its official debut. Now an intricate part of Emergent's Estate Administration software product, Executor Services helps with the most time-consuming responsibilities associated with being the executor of a will.

Emergent’s Corporate Manager ET Now Supports the New Beneficial Ownership Legislation for Manitoba

Mississauga, ON -- (ReleaseWire) -- 02/17/2020 --In response to Bill 22, Manitoba's new Beneficial Ownership legislation, Emergent announces a corresponding feature for their industry-leading software. The new legislation came into effect on the first day of 2020 and requires law firms to painstakingly collect additional data for each of their corporate clients' shareholders.