California Courts May Invalidate Right of Survivorship in Joint Accounts

Appeal   Beneficiaries   Evidence   Inheritance Disputes   Joint Accounts   Non-Probate Transfers   Orange County Superior Court   Placencia v. Strazicich   Probate Code Section 5302   Probate Code Section 5303   Right of Survivorship  

December 23, 2019


AUTHORS: Downey Brand

Often an aging parent will add an adult child to the parent’s account as a joint holder to assist with asset management or bill payment.