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Blog Posts in June, 2013

  • Beneficiaries' Rights and No Contest Clauses in Trusts

    Many times, clients plan ahead and have an experienced lawyer draft an estate plan which includes a trust. The clients then duly transfer their assets into the trust. As a result, when they die, their heirs do not have to go through the California probate process because their property will be distributed by their named successor trustee pursuant to their wishes as outlined in the trust. ...
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  • What do you do when your loved one dies and you can't find a will or trust?

    Unfortunately, when people die, they do not necessarily leave directions as to where important documents can be found. As a result, their loved ones end up sorting through piles of paperwork to try to find a trust or will. Obviously, the best way to avoid this situation is to set up an estate plan and either give copies to your loved ones or tell them where they can be located. In the absence of ...
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