Caregivers across California are suffering from unpaid wages, underpaid wages, wage theft and overtime violations. Many employing elderly care services are operating in violation of California labor laws by failing to properly pay their employees. If you’re a caregiver or a fiduciary responsible for making sure caregivers are paid properly, what should you do? Here’s […]
I have probate notes, do I need a probate lawyer? Probate notes are a normal part of the probate administration process. When you file your Petition for Probate, the probate examiner may issue “probate notes” that ask for additional information or clarification. Then it’s your job to file a supplement to answer the examiner’s questions.
Fighting conservatorship abuse is a complex and emotionally-charged topic. Seeing a loved one ignored or taken advantage of by the person or persons charged with caring for them is extremely disappointing and difficult. In the following, we’ll cover how to file a petition to suspend or remove an abusive conservator, and how a conservatorship attorney
Sending out trust notices can be stressful. Here’s a guide to 16061.7 Trust Notice procedures, plus tips–and when to get a trust attorney. What is a Probate Code section 16061.7 trust notice? When a trust becomes irrevocable, such as when a person passes away or becomes incapacitated, the acting Trustee of the trust must send
Family trust embezzlement and stealing is more common than you might think. At RMO Lawyers, we investigate, prosecute and defend these claims every day. What is family trust embezzlement? Embezzlement is a form of theft, and it is a crime. In the case of family trusts, embezzlement refers to misappropriation of funds belonging to the
How common is contesting a trust? The short answer is that it’s more common than you might think. In fact, we pursue trust contests and help protect clients from family members contesting trusts every day. Each year in the United States, thousands of trusts and wills are disputed in probate court. While the vast majority
Rest assured, many Los Angeles Superior Court probate petitions generate probate notes. They’re very common and easy to address. If you’re working with a probate attorney, they should be handling everything. If you’re doing things on your own, here’s a simple guide to LASC probate notes: What are probate notes? Probate notes are simply questions,