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Litigating in Orphans' Court (Electronic Download)

Available: In Stock
Price: $79.00
Item Code: 10540-DL


The litigation process in Orphans’ Court is covered from beginning to end in this manual. You will learn about jurisdiction, burdens of proof, procedural matters, discovery, evidence and damages as they arise in a variety of Orphans’ Court actions. These comprehensive materials provide you with timely information on a wide range of critical issues you are likely to encounter when litigating in Orphans’ Court. It will become your “go to” resource time and time again.

Summary of Contents

  • Orphans’ Court Practice & Procedure 
  • Will Contests 
  • Power of Attorney Disputes
  • Litigating Questions of Interpretation under Wills and Trusts
  • Charitable Trusts and Organizations and the Role of Pennsylvania’s Attorney General as Parens Patriae 
  • Surcharge Litigation and Removal of Fiduciary Issues
  • Giving Your Trust a Facelift: Trust Modification 
  • Attorneys’ Fees, Fiduciaries’ Commissions and Costs
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Published: 4/17/2019
Pages: 510
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