Probate and Trust Litigation Year in Review
Date: Monday, January 31, 2022
MCLE Registration: 1:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Program: 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.
MCLE: 1 Hour Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Specialization Credit
Speaker: Steven P. Braccini, Partner, Sheppard Mullin
Annual Review of the Probate and Trust Appellate Decisions
Review of 2021 case law, including:
- Keading v. Keading, holding that Probate Code §859 authorizes an award of “double damages” for financial abuse without a separate finding of bad faith
- Breslin v. Breslin, holding that the Court has the power under Probate Code §17206 to order parties to mediation
- Dunlap v. Mayer, holding that a court may not dismiss a petition under Probate Code §17206 where contested issues of fact exist
Additional details and registration can be found here.