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Trustees face potential liability for any wrongdoing. For this reason, it is crucial for trustees to understand the standard of proof against them.
Challenging a will is not an easy process. If your loved one’s will seems unfair, it may be worth exploring whether a will contest action is warranted.
During the administration of a trust, a trustee owes a duty of loyalty. A breach of the duty of loyalty could lead to trust litigation.
With trust or estate litigation, it is important to understand how the assets in question are titled. The titling of the asset impacts the lawsuit filed.
Personal representatives may have to defend against a surviving spouse omitted under a will. Various types of written documentation can support your position.
Administering an estate is more complex when a spouse is omitted from the will. The spouse may be entitled to a share of the estate under certain circumstances.
After your spouse passes away, you may be shocked to discover that you were omitted from the will. It is important to take steps to protect your legal rights.
Some trustees have the authority in the trust document to add a co-trustee to assist them. There are several reasons to consider this during an administration.