Q: can i contest beneficiary of life insurance in louisiana
3 policies purchased in the 70s
beneficiary was changed twice, lastly to my dads oldest son
they had a falling out about a year prior to his death
dad changed his will to exclude his son from getting anything
multiple people including non family members know of the falling out between them
my dad had 3 children
A: You will need to check the exact insurance beneficiary designation. Only if it went to the decedent's estate would it go through his will. Usually the designated beneficiary gets the money and it does not go through the estate. A disinheritance in the will does not effect an insurance death benefit unless it goes to the estate.
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