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What Happens if Witnesses to a Will Do Not Sign in the Testator's Presence?

The San Antonio Court of Appeals recently confirmed the requirement that witnesses to a will must sign in the presence of the testator.  In In the Estate of Perez-Muzza… 133 more words


Finding the right way

Fox v Fox relates to a claim by an executor of the estate of Mrs Fox who required the assistance of the Court to conclude the administration of the estate by selling land and distributing the proceeds of sale according to a will. 275 more words


Reasons to Avoid Probate

Doc Gallagher, the president and CEO of Gallagher Financial Group, has been working in the finance industry for more than three decades. During this time, Doc Gallagher has written numerous books and professional articles, lectured at several seminars, and hosted radio shows focused on such financial topics as estate planning. 216 more words

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👤Why Work with a Long Island NY Probate Agent

The key to a successful sale is to list your property with the right probate agent.

A probate real estate sale is different from a traditional real estate transaction. 520 more words


Rorick Estate Valued at $100,000 Total

Properties owned by Mrs. Vinnie T. Rorick, who died Feb. 24, were estimated yesterday to be worth $100,000 by two daughter who filed a petition for probate of her will.  64 more words


The Perils of DIY Will Execution: Did Aunt Annie Understand What She was Signing?

The 14th Court of Appeals issued an opinion on May 1, 2018, that highlights the importance of using a proper will execution ceremony. The case, … 200 more words


Un-Funded Trusts

One possible reason for this is that it can be a time-consuming process. But, most of the time it is because clients were under the impression that funding was almost complete at the time of signing a trust or that the attorney hired to establish the trust was going to do it afterwards. 490 more words

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