Texas Fiduciary Litigator

Texas Fiduciary Litigator

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Trial Court Lacked Jurisdiction To Alter Its Previous Probate Order, and An Administrator Waived Any Challenge To A Damages Finding

In In the Estate of Brazda, the trial court found an administrator guilty of neglecting to timely distribute the property and ordered the administrator to pay one of the heir’s damages for the neglect. No. 01-18-00324-CV, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 5924 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist.] July 11, 2019, no pet. history). The administrator moved for… Continue Reading

Court Held That Will Contestant Expressly Waived Right To Appeal From Bench Trial

In Estate of Crawford, after the first day of a will contest, the parties’ attorneys announced on the record that they agreed that neither party would assert a claim for attorney’s fees via a good-faith finding and that they would not appeal the trial court’s judgment. No. 14-17-00703-CV, 2017 Tex. App. LEXIS 10554 (Tex. App.—Houston… Continue Reading
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