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No-contest clauses: leaving beneficiaries in terror

December 8, 2012
A no-contest, or "in terrorem," clause provides that a beneficiary under a will who contests the gift shall take either nothing or only a token amount instead of the provision made for him or her in the will. Read More

No contest clauses leaving beneficiaries in terror

November 6, 2011

A no-contest, or "in terrorem," clause provides that a beneficiary under a will who contests the gift shall take either nothing or only a token amount instead of the provision made for him or her in the will.

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