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Estate of Brenner

Estate of BrennerEstate of Brenner

Attorney:  Attorney William James Osborne

Area of Law: Wills/Trusts/Probate

Date: 01/01/1999

State Filed: California

Settlement: Landmark Decision

This probate case was the first of its kind not only in the history of California, but according to the Court of Appeal, quite possibly the entire United States. This decision changed the way holographic wills are interpreted by permitting xerox copies instead of original documents to be accepted by a trial court.