Vineyard/Orchard Lease

Posted on: June 22, 2012

Wine GlassLEASE OF VINEYARD/ORCHARD 

Here are some terms to think about for a vineyard or orchard lease agreement:

  • Legal description of property
  • Term of Agreement
  • Options to Renew Lease
  • Right of First Refusal for Tenant
  • Payment of Installation/Planting Costs
  • Rent (more…)

Grape Supply Agreements

Posted on: June 22, 2012

Wine GlassGRAPE SUPPLY AND PURCHASE AGREEMENTS

Here are some terms to think about for grape supply and purchase agreements:

  • Length of agreement – set years? Evergreen? Commencement date?
  • Termination
  • Price – By ton? By acre? Fixed price or price schedule? Yearly adjustments in price?
  • Review of Price – Any bonuses?
  • Timing of Payments – Annually? Payments throughout year? (more…)

Will Requirements

Posted on: June 22, 2012

KeyboardREQUIREMENTS FOR A WILL (B.C.)

It is important for you to make a will when you are capable of doing so. This means that you are in good health and that you are mentally capable. If you are mentally incapable, you are not able to make a will.  Mental capacity requires the following:

  1. you must understand that you are making a will and disposing of your property
  2. you must not have a mental disorder (e.g. delusions, dementia)
  3. you must not be a minor (under age of 19) except in certain circumstances
  4. you must realize what is in the will and agree that is what you want (knowledge and approval)
  5. you must make your will of your own free choice and without any undue influence

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