Of all the things we plan to leave our families, a lawsuit surely is not one of them. Before you say, "My family would never..." consider how many lawsuits in court now involve decedents who thought their relatives would never sue one another. Probably the vast majority. Remember that one can never under estimate the power of a spouse or financial desperation where significant money might be involved. Thousands of suits are filed every year and families torn apart because enough care was not taken when drafting an estate plan to build in these essential protection strategies:
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