As I went through my outline from my 2008 presentation, for NBI, on California probate law I realized I had pretty extensive materials on surviving spousal rights. I hope you find it interesting! If you have any questions let me know or visit our website at www.californiaprobate.info
DETERMINING IF SPOUSE’S ELECTIVE SHARE IS A REASONABLE OPTION
1:50 – 2:35 John B. Palley
Protection for surviving spouse. Pursuant to Probate Code 6500 et seq. there are procedures in place to protect the surviving spouse and children in different situations.
Pursuant to PC 6500 the decedent’s surviving spouse and minor children are entitled to remain in possession of the family dwelling and use