Estate of James Richard Moore — Fraud / Sanctions / Attorney – Client / Civil Action v Civil Matter; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, February 10, 2011

Estate of Kenneth Waller — Prenuptial Agreement / Awarding of Fees; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 19, 2011

In re Daniel Mannes — Expert Testimony – Probate/Legal Issues / Violation of Injunction / Holographic Wills / Joint Accounts and Claims; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 9, 2011

In re Daniel Mannes — Jurisdiction – Guardianship / Effective Death / Jurisdiction over Property / Guardianship; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 9, 2011

Flint Auto Auction, Inc. v The William B. Williams, Sr. Trust, and Estate of William B. Williams — Waiver of Arbitration Clause / Declaratory Judgment; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, December 21, 2011

Weber Estate — Breach of Trust / Tracing / Constructive Trusts / Five and Five / Scrivener Testimony; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, December 20, 2011

Loretta B. Brown Estate — Due Process / Closing an Estate Before Rights are Determined / Abuse of Discretion; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, December 19, 2011

Estate of Paul A. Smith — Wrongful Death / Personal Representative – Right to Settle [w/ref. to In re Merry] / Consideration; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, November 18, 2011

Conservatorship of Deanna Theresa Cisneros — Heinz / First Party Benefits; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, November 3, 2011

Rae Jean Adkins v Gina Lynne Dick and TIAA-CREF, LLC — Standing / Standing – Previous Document / Rescission; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, October 19, 2011

Estate of Annette K. Boyle, Deceased — Constructive Trusts / Real Estate – No written document; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, October 19, 2011

Helen Mlynarczyk Living Trust — Removal of Trustee – Grounds / Appointment of Trustee – Grounds; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, September 27, 2011

Estate of Connie Mae Vickerson — Surcharge / Timely Appeal; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, September 21, 2011

Wayne M. Schultz and Sharon M. Schultz Case — Scrivener / Legal Malpractice / Third Party Beneficiary / Mieras v DeBona / Statute of Limitations; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, September 15, 2011

Mildred Wendt Revocable Trust — Ambiguities / Remainder Interests / Future Interests / Standard on Appeal – Trust Terms Interpretation de novo; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, August 24, 2011

Estate of Edward Joseph McCormick — Jurisdiction / Fees / Compliance with Order; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, August 22, 2011

Estate of Edward Joseph McCormick — Distribution – Wrongful Death Proceeds / Conflict of Interest – Attorney Representing Estate and Claimant / Right of Offset; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, August 11, 2011

Conservatorship of Cameron McMillian — Restoration of Competency / Removal of Conservator; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, August 9, 2011

Conservatorship for Kathryn M. Townsend — Grounds for Conservatorship / Meaning of Words “Such As”; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, June 30, 2011

Hill Estate — Funding of Trust / Conveyance of Real Property; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, June 27, 2011

Estate of Arnold E. Mortimore — Undue Influence / Spouse; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, June 21, 2011

In re Marvin L. Clark Trust — Interest on Bequest(s) / Settlement Agreement; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, June 17, 2011

In re Gregory Allen, Jr. — Attorney Fees / Guardian Ad Litem Fees / Abuse of Discretion; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, June 1, 2011

Thelma A. Pelliccioni v Raymond A. Reynolds — Res Ajudicata – Split jurisdiction; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, May 24, 2011

Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc. & Bank of New York v Denise C. Parks Irrevocable Trust, by Walter Sakowski, Trustee, et al — Power to Convey / Co-trustees; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, May 24, 2011

Estate of Donna Mae Kurrle, Deceased — Undue Influence; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, May 18, 2011

Alan A. May, Conservator of the Estate of Edward Carroll, a Protected Person v Automobile Club Insurance Association — First Party Benefits / Conservator Fees; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, May 17, 2011

Jessie Lee Simmons, Jr. (Conservatorship) — Appointment of Conservator / Standard of Review; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, May 9, 2011

John W. Conforti Trust — Sanctions / Attorney Liability; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, April 13, 2011

Evelyn Jean Buchinger Revocable Living Trust — Transferors’ Intent / Reformation / Parole Evidence Rule; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, March 25, 2011

David Hanson, Personal Representative for the Estate of Edward E. Lerg — Wills / Mental Capacity / Undue Influence / Time of Execution; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, February 28, 2011

Anthony Edward Vogel, Sr. Living Trust — Limitation of Testimony / Attorney Client Privilege / Violation of No Contest Provision / Transfers of Trust Property / Standard of Review; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, February 25, 2011

Frances A. Fox Revocable Living Trust a/k/a Fox Trust — Standard on Appeal / Accountings and Attorneys; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 26, 2011

Estate of John G. Underwood, Deceased — Res Adjudicata / Statute of Limitations / Split Jurisdictions / Doctrine of Opportunity to Be Heard; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 5, 2011

Estate of Avis Laverne Weir — Will Contests / Testamentary Capacity / Undue Influence / Fraud / Misrepresentation / Standard of Review / Insane Delusion; STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS, January 4, 2011

 

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