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Signs of Undue Influence in a Pennsylvania Will

Signs of Undue Influence in a Pennsylvania Will

If your loved one is aging and finalizing or changing an estate plan, it is important to take stock of who is a current presence and potential influence in his or her life. Unfortunately, there are people who will take advantage of the elderly and attempt to use their...
How Does a Grandparent Obtain Child Custody?

How Does a Grandparent Obtain Child Custody?

This year, the Pennsylvania legislature passed a new law that expands the definition of who may request child custody in addition to clarifying the situations when a grandparent may obtain custody of a grandchild. Grandparents have been taking care of grandchildren at...
Grounds to Contest a Will in Pennsylvania

Grounds to Contest a Will in Pennsylvania

When a person dies in Pennsylvania and has a will to distribute his or her estate, the will is sent to the Register of Wills in the county where the person passed away. However, before the estate is distributed, a person with standing can contest the validity of the...