4 Reasons to contest a trust

4 Reasons to contest a trust Trusts are more than a structured financial advantage for the wealthy. Trusts are also used by people with modest means to protect assets from creditors, and save families and beneficiaries the expense and time associated with probate. The lengthy process of probate is required for wills, but is not

4 Reasons to contest the validity of a will

4 Reasons to contest the validity of a will As most readers will likely be aware, a will is a legal document that establishes the way in which the estate of a person who has passed away will be handled.   Wills usually define: who will administer the estate, known as the executor of the

LA Clippers Probate Appeal Denied

Donald Sterling loses landmark trust appeal. Los Angeles – November 16, 2015. The court of appeal has confirmed due process in the ruling by the probate court for the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, formerly owned by the Sterling Family Trust. The appeal was against Rochelle Sterling who as sole trustee of the Sterling

Mediation led to settlement

Significant Settlement In Trust Litigation Case Mediation led to settlement. SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 19, 2015 Monte Martens lost more than a loving mother in 2006. Martens argued that his stepfather made a promise to his mother that Martens would receive the full value of her property valued at over $1,000,000 USD after his stepfather died.

Which do you need? A lawyer or an attorney?

Lawyers and attorneys are almost the same but with an official difference. A lawyer can be anyone who has studied law and may work in the industry as a clerk or research assistant. In the United States, a lawyer who is registered by the Bar Association to practice law is said to be an ‘attorney