Remotely witnessed will was admitted to probate in New York Surrogate Court.

New York – January 30, 2021 Until earlier this week, a Surrogate’s Court had not addressed the admission of a remotely witnessed will to probate.  By Decision and Order, dated January 25, 2021, Broome County Surrogate David H. Guy issued…

A probate court in Palm Beach will execute a will as long as it meets certain requirements

Palm Beach, FL - Many people decide to leave their property and assets to family members through a will, as it is one of the most convenient ways to do so. After a person dies, their will can be examined by a probate court to see if it meets…

Probate courts have authority over distributing a deceased person’s estate

Fort Pierce, FL - After someone passes away, their family will try to honor their wishes by having their will go through a process called probate. This procedure can formally review the document and sort through the person’s estate, but there…