Another important chapter in state’s probate code.

The new Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code (MUPC) was signed into law several years ago and several important and significant changes took effect on January 2. The new legislation is designed to simplify, streamline and clarify the probate process. In certain cases it...

Who Should You Leave That Diamond Ring To?

Post by Linda Cammuso Oftentimes people delay doing a will or an estate plan simply because they do not know how to split up their personal property such as jewelry, among their children; they don’t want to make mistakes or hurt anyone. Understandably, decisions like...

A Guide to Demystifying Probate

Post By Linda Cammuso Probate avoidance is a common and appropriate goal for many people during the estate planning process.  While much information abounds about probate, it is important to separate myth from fact. In this series of articles, Estate Preservation Law...