Notaries Public and Commissioning Affidavits – 2020

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Description

Recorded on September 23, 2020 (75 minutes)

When do you need to act in the capacity of a Notary Public? When is a Commissioner for taking Affidavits appropriate? And with COVID – how do you commission a document remotely or safely  This course will help legal professionals to understand:

  • The provisions of the Commissioners for taking Affidavits Act
  • The provisions of the Notaries Public Act
  • The different powers of each office
  • The parts of a document which need endorsement
  • The steps required to commission an affidavit
  • Best practices for remote commissioning
  • Safely notarizing a document with social distancing in place
  • Appropriate endorsements and jurats
  • Which is the appropriate officer for different situations
  • Legalization of documents for use overseas
  • Ethical and professional considerations for correct practice

Presenter: Marcel Mongeon, LLB, LLM


This program contains 30 minutes Professionalism and 45 minutes Substantive content in Ontario. Approved CPD in British Columbia .

Legal professionals in all other provinces to determine if content qualifies for their requirements.