Category: Will Challenges

What Can I Do if I’m Left Out of a Will?

Fri Feb 14, 2020 | Will Challenges |

Getting left out of a will can come as a tremendous shock. Not only is it hurtful, but it can raise questions as to whether the will is valid. Furthermore, important assets may now be at risk, causing substantial harm to your future security. If you’ve been unpleasantly surprised to […]

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Is it Really Possible to Disinherit Someone?

Fri Mar 29, 2019 | Will Challenges |

You’ve likely seen something like this in a movie: At the reading of the will of a recently deceased family patriarch, the executor dramatically reveals that one or more heirs have unexpectedly been disinherited as a form of revenge for a long-ago transgression. But does this actually happen in real […]

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Understanding How Elective Shares in Florida Work

Fri Mar 29, 2019 | Will Challenges |

One of the cardinal rules of estate law is that wills should be administered according to the wishes of the testator. This can lead to a number of less-than-ideal outcomes for the testator’s heirs, especially those who end up receiving nothing or only very small amounts from his or her […]

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Grounds for Contesting a Will in Florida

Mon Jan 21, 2019 | Will Challenges |

Disposing of one’s money, property, and other assets after one’s death is not a task to be taken lightly. As such, the law imposes a strict set of requirements on individuals wishing to execute a will in order to minimize the chances that there will be errors when distributing the […]

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