California Wills and Trusts Drafting System
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set by the same name...
By Jennifer F. Hillman *
As many estate attorneys can
attest, probating an "older" will has additional challenges to overcome. In New
York, courts generally require the testimony or an
affidavit of one attesting witness prior to admitting a will to probate. This requirement is often...
The Supreme Court's Appellate Division recently upheld New York County Surrogate Nora Anderson's decision in the probate proceeding of Rosalin E. Melnick 942 N.Y.S.2D 45 (A.D. 1Dept 2012) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] which denied a petitioner's motion to dismiss...