Partition of Estate Property

In a proceeding involving real property owned by three related estates and related individuals, the court approved a private sale among the parties, a partition of the proceeds of sale, and an allocation of costs among the parties.  The court … Continue reading

Same-Sex Marriages in Michigan

Attorney General Eric Holder has announced that the federal government will recognize the same-sex marriages that were performed in Michigan after the ruling of a federal judge went into effect and before the ruling was stayed, even though Michigan itself … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Orphans’ Court — Rule 15

HTML Version Copyright 1995- Daniel B. Evans. All rights reserved.  — Adoptions —   [Note: In Philadelphia County exclusive jurisdiction in adoption matters is vested in the Family Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas. As to adoption jurisdiction in the … Continue reading