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Category Archives: Probate & Guardianships

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Common Disputes That Arise During Probate

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

Whether you have recently lost someone you love, or you are just starting the estate planning process for yourself, it is important to think about probate. Probate is a court-supervised process that settles a person’s estate after they pass away. Throughout the process, the property of the decedent is gathered and valued, debts of… Read More »

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What Rights Do You Have If Your Spouse Passes Away?

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

Contrary to what many people think, a will alone is not enough to avoid the probate process. Probate is a process that administers a decedent’s estate and distributes assets to the beneficiaries after a person passes away. When an estate has to pass through probate, the surviving spouse of the decedent is given many… Read More »

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How To Disprove Undue Influence

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

Comprehensive estate plans include many important legal documents. Of these, wills, trusts, and powers of attorney are some of the most common. As with so many legal documents, these can also be challenged in probate court. People sometimes contest wills or trusts to obtain property from the estate, as a beneficiary who disagrees with… Read More »

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The Advantages And Drawbacks Of Probate

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

Some people have inherently negative ideas associated with the probate process. Although the probate process can create issues for some people, not everything about it is bad. After all, probate is there to serve a purpose and there are times when it can be very beneficial. Below, our Daytona Beach probate lawyer examines the… Read More »

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Things To Know About Objections To Probate

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

While you are trying to move on after losing someone you love, the last thing you want to deal with is the probate court. State law requires that after a person passes away, their estate must go through the probate process. The probate process is necessary to ensure that the assets of a deceased… Read More »

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Want To Avoid Probate? Here Are Four Ways To Do It

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

Probate is a legal process that is sometimes necessary after a person passes away. During probate, the court will identify and distribute the property of the deceased, hear any challenges to a will or another part of an estate plan, and the deceased’s debts are paid. Many people want to help their loved ones… Read More »

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Should You Choose a Revocable Living Trust?

By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A. |

In former times, a popular scam would involve a letter informing you that a long-lost relative had died and named you in his will as the person who would inherit his considerable wealth. Of course, the scam didn’t work very well on the general public. Even if the details provided about the sender did… Read More »

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