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McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Changes Rule On Dual Commissions
Posted on 29 Aug 2012 by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

B y Kimberly M. Colonna For well over 60 years, Pennsylvania law has provided that, for trusts created before 1945, an entity that was paid a commission as the estate executor was not entitled to a trustee's commission paid from the principal of... Read More

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC: Orphans' Court Update - Exceptions: The New Waiver Trap
Posted on 31 Jul 2012 by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

B y Kendra D. McGuire If a party is unhappy with the trial court's application of the law to the facts presented during an orphans' court matter, can the unhappy party bypass the exceptions process and go directly to the appellate courts? Recently... Read More

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC: Orphans' Court Update - Exceptions: The New Waiver Trap
Posted on 31 Jul 2012 by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

B y Kendra D. McGuire If a party is unhappy with the trial court's application of the law to the facts presented during an orphans' court matter, can the unhappy party bypass the exceptions process and go directly to the appellate courts? Recently... Read More