Heirs Who Had Renounced Right to Serve as Personal Representatives Were Not Indispensible Parties to Removal of Administrator

A failure to give notice to an indispensible party deprives a court of jurisdiction, but the other heirs of the estate were not indispensible parties to an action to remove an administrator of an estate because the other heirs had … Continue reading

Appeal of Emergency Trust Distribution Not Moot Because Jurisdictional Question Remained

An appeal of an order directing emergency distributions from a trust to preserve licenses for seats for the Los Angeles Lakers did not become moot after the trustee made the distributions because the trustee had raised a jurisdictional issue that … Continue reading