Civil & Probate

-ADR
  ADR Forms
  ADR FAQ's


-Case Management
  Mediation Panel
  Case Management Forms

-Probate
  Probate FAQ's

-Tentative Rulings




Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Probate

>Tentative Rulings for Friday, August 29, 2014

Tentative Rulings for Friday, August 29, 2014 

1. P14879 Estate of Claus Sievert

The Petition for Final Distribution is continued on the courtís own motion to September 19, 2014. The court requires the waivers of accounting from Adelheid, Arnd, Vroni, Werner, Heiko, and Daniel. Upon receipt of the waivers of accounting, the court intends to grant the petition with the distribution as follows: personal property is to be distributed according to the 3/2/07 will with any personal property not listed to be divided between decedentís brother and sister equally. The real property is to be distributed pursuant to the 5/8/07 will. No appearances are required.

2. P15034 Conservatorship of Homer Montgomery

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for August 26, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is ordered to be paid forthwith. No appearances are required.

3. P15514 Estate of Dwight Barker

The Petition for Final Distribution is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

4. P15569 Estate of Fredric Fajen

The Petition for Final Distribution is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

5. P15576 Wallace Trust

The Petition to Determine Entitlement to Distribution is dropped. The Court is in receipt of a Notice of Removal to Federal Court. No appearances are required.

6. P15583 Estate of Ray Lewis Sr.

The Petition for Final Distribution is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

7. P15638 Estate of Leonard Lewis

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

8. P15642 Estate of James Rush

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

9. P15643 Conservatorship of Christopher Howie

The Petition to Appoint Conservator of the Estate is continued on the courtís own motion to September 19, 2014. The courtís file is missing the medical capacity declaration in support. No appearances are required.

10. P9320 Conservatorship of Bryan Poe

The Petition to Appoint Co-Conservator is granted as prayed. The request for an order for withdrawal of vacation funds is granted as prayed. Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for August 26, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is ordered to be paid forthwith. No appearances are required.

11. P10676 Conservatorship of Richard Gauvin

Appearances are required for the Petition to Fix Residence Outside of California and the OSC re Sanctions or Removal. Petitioner failed to file a Notice and Proof of Service as directed by this court on July 11, 2014. CourtCall is permitted.
______________________________________________________________________________

This is the Courtís tentative ruling. Attorneys and parties are urged to review the tentative rulings prior to the scheduled hearing, notify the opposing side if they intend to appear at the hearing and notify the law and motion/probate judicial assistant at (530) 265-1273 by 4:00 p.m. the court day preceding the hearing. Local Rule 8.27.

Unless the court orders otherwise, the court does not provide court reporters for probate hearings or proceedings at court expense. Any litigant who wants a record of the hearing or proceeding must arrange for the presence of a court reporter at his or her expense. Local Rule 10.00.3B.