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If getting consent to revoke a trust is not possible the settlor still has the option of revoking a trust based on the grounds that the power to revoke or some other language was omitted from the trust. It must be clear that the settlor was unaware of the language omission and/or the omission was not due to any action or suggestion by the settlor. Only the settlor can petition to revoke a trust based on a mistake.
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Custody cases can be extremely emotional for all parties involved, but the emotional and psychological toll on the child is not always obvious. Having to testify can compound that stress significantly. Thankfully, the court system is set up in such a way as to minimize the direct involvement of the child in the hearing process. In this article, we’ discuss if a child can be forced to testify, what evidence is needed in order to avoid a child testifying and when testifying may not be in the child’s best interest.
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Guardianship Law Articles, Videos & Podcasts

Our Latest Guardianship Video

In this videos, we discuss the process of filing for a guardianship for a disabled adult in Iowa and discuss the role of guardians in Iowa, who acts as a petitioner. We also discuss the types of information that should be included in the petition, then we’ll take a look at how the courts in Iowa determine if a guardianship is necessary.

Probate Law Articles, Videos & Podcasts

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In this video, we discuss how an executor, the individual or entity responsible for managing the assets of a decedent’s probate estate, should handle the real estate assets of the deceased individual.

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In this video, we’ll discuss if a child can be forced to testify, what evidence is needed in order to avoid a child testifying and when testifying may not be in the child’s best interest.

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In this video, we discuss your rights during Coronavirus shelter in place, quarantine, and lock down orders.

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