Saying goodbye to a loved one can be difficult. However, learning that you have been disinherited can be equally as painful. People in Ohio who have been excluded from a will or trust may attempt to solve a dispute of this nature through probate litigation.
Ohio residents would probably agree that handing over thousands of dollars to teenagers is a recipe for disaster. It appears the trustees overseeing Doris Duke's estate, the daughter of tobacco tycoon James Duke, are keeping this in mind.
Making advanced plans is important for people in Ohio and beyond. When estate plans are made, people are often given peace of mind knowing that their loved ones will be provided for even after they are gone.