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My Mother passed away and disinherited me on the Living

My Mother passed away and disinherited me on the Living Trust. I am the sole surviving son, but my Mother left 30% to charities and 70 % to a friend who is not related to the family. What is my chances on contesting the will and what is my chances on getting anything out of it?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Yes the trust has been filed and I have a copy of the trust.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No Pearl, thanks.

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I have a question regarding a living trust. My mother is

I have a question regarding a living trust. My mother is terminally ill and has established a living trust. Her house still has a mortgage and is not in the trust's name. It's mentioned in the trust, but the mortgage is in her name. What do I have to do with the property when she passes away?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: meaning?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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I have PODs on my bank accounts and my house. If I make a

I have PODs on my bank accounts and my house. If I make a living trust would that conflict with these and would it be a good idea to make a living trust also.JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?Customer: ArizonaJA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?Customer: Just my bank statement has PODs . I am retired federal and my house was purchased with money from Colorado where we had another house before moving to Arizona.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I am a widow

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I am making an amendment to my Revocable Living Trust in CA

I am making an amendment to my Revocable Living Trust in CA and would like a legal opinion that I have done it correctly.JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The original trust has been filed. The amendment has not.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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I have a corporation that could be sued hypothetically. I

I have a corporation that could be sued hypothetically. I personally have 3 rental properties that are setup in each of there own LLC and money.. How can I protect these properties from my personal liability and corporate liability.

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My partner has a revokable trust for which he is the

Hello. My partner has a revokable trust for which he is the trustee. He would like to amend a portion of it without having to go through his lawyer. Can he amend the trust and have the amendment added after signing in front of a Notary Public?JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?Customer: South Carolina.JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?Customer: The change he wishes to make is to allow me to remain in our current home in the event of his death. The trust now allows me one year but we have been together a long time and he wants to protect me from having to leave a home we both love.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Will I be charged for the advice? If so, how much?

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My sister and her son has passed away. I found out I am the

My sister and her son has passed away. I found out I am the executor . The trust states I can disperse the money as I see fit. My nephew was divorced and his children were not named. Do they have to get this money?It was a very bitter divorce and the children had no contact with their father. I think I would give them some and my sisters nephew and nieces some and the rest to charity.How much taxes would a bank account of $16,000.00 pay in Illinois.I'm so confused in what to do with this money as there is no will and don't know what I'm legally need to do.

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What is the solution for the trustee of an irrevocable

what is the solution for the trustee of an irrevocable living trust face the harassment of the beneficiary and interrupt the trustee's fiduciary duty? Can I file a motion to the court ask a judge to make a decision? One of the beneficiaries keep threatening to suit me stealing money and ask the property manager not talking to me and not paying the rent to the trust account.

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Can the trustee of irrevocable living trust suit the

Can the trustee of irrevocable living trust suit the beneficiary for interrupt the trustee's work?

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