Separating Probate Facts from Fiction
Lecture no. 14 from the course: Getting Your Legal House in Order
Taught by Professor Sally Hurme | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
At its most basic, “probate” is a court-monitored procedure that determines the validity of a will, inventories assets, and settles claims on an estate. Think of the court as a referee to a game involving heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, executors, administrators, and other players. Get to know how to make probate as smooth and simple as possible for your family.