The Probate Doctrine of Substantial Compliance: In the Matter of Anton

The Probate Doctrine of Substantial Compliance:  In the Matter of Anton

Date: October 30, 2015

Substantial Compliance The state probate code was amended in 2004 to permit documents that were intended to have testamentary effect but were not executed in accordance with the statutory requirements. The new probate code’s doctrine of substantial compliance holds that if a document was not executed in compliance with the statute, the proponent may establish […]

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