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27
Dec

PROBATE VS LIFE ESTATE

By Jason Stern

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Probate vs Life Estate: Why Probate is still the better choice for most Probate: Many law firms create a quiet skepticism about the probate process by holding seminars to sell prospective clients on the estate tool known as the life estate. The life estate is a limited interest in real property. Normally a life estate

27
Jun

Challenging a properly executed, lawyer drafted will is arguably one of the most difficult legal undertakings there is. This is mainly because an attorney drafted will with affidavits from the attesting witnesses creates a strong presumption of both testamentary capacity (mental soundness) and regularity in relation to the execution of the will itself. These are

RIGHT OF ELECTION : Can you disinherit a spouse? The answer is no. You would be surprised how often this issue comes up in the practice of estate law. Within the enaction of the Estate, Powers & Trusts Law 5-1.1(a), otherwise known as EPTL 5-1.1(a) a spouse who has been disinherited from their significant other’s estate