Q: A friend has willed 2 properties to us. We are not related and live in California, will we be subjec to 21380 probate co
A: In certain circumstances, a donative transfer is presumed to be the product of fraud or undue influence. This includes when the transfer is to a person who drafted the Will, a caretaker, etc. I recommend reviewing Probate Code section 21380 to see if any of the relationships or connections detailed in the code apply.
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