California trustees have duties imposed by the trust and by state law. View this page for an overview of notice requirements by a Riverside trust attorney.
Articles about Trustee Duties
If the trustee over your loved one’s trust has stolen from the estate, you may be entitled to damages. View here for more from San Diego trust lawyers.
Say I request a copy of my parent’s trust. Who pays when I have to sue the trustee to give me a copy of my parent’s trust?
The trustee pays if you do it right. They will be held liable if they don’t send you the copy you requested. Read here for more information.
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.
Trustees have a duty to properly manage the assets of the trust. Failing to sell an asset when called for can create harm for the beneficiaries.
Abuse of a power of attorney could create harmful and lasting damage to your loved one’s estate. Understand the groups of people most vulnerable to this abuse.
If your spouse was omitted from a trust, you may want to pursue legal action. It is important to carefully consider all ramifications before doing so.
It is important for trust beneficiaries to understand how a trust is being administered. In some cases, you may need to petition the court for trustee removal.