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Articles about Omitted Family/Spouse
Certain beneficiaries may be ineligible to receive estate assets under California probate law. View here for more from a San Diego trust litigation attorney.
Wondering what types of twists might lead to litigation when probating an estate in San Diego where a beneficiary is an adopted child? The following are three such examples:
While truly omitted children typically do not have legal rights unless they can prove fraud, duress, or some other reason for overturning the validity of the will or trust, children who are accidentally left out may have rights.
Do You Have a Case for Intentional Interference With an Expected Inheritance? In order to pursue this cause of action, you must show that you meet the following criteria.
Wondering who inherits property when someone dies without a will and without a spouse? View here for more about the process from a Riverside estate attorney.
During an estate administration in California, the divorce of a beneficiary may impact an inheritance. Learn the facts about inheritance and community property.