Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Probate

 

Probate & Conservatorship Tentative Rulings July 19, 2019 9:00 a.m. Dept. 6 

1. P15166 Conservatorship of Michelle McVicker

The unopposed Petition for Attorneys Fees is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

2. P15266 Young Trust

The 8th Accounting and requested fees are approved.
No appearances are required.

3. P15525 Conservatorship of Leota Martin

The Petition to Appoint Successor Conservator is continued on the courts own motion to August 2, 2019, at 9: 00 a.m. in Dept. 6. The courts file is missing the court investigation report.
No appearances are required.

4. P15589 Conservatorship of Johanna Pease

Appearance is required for hearing by counsel for the conservators. The court requires the status of the accounting. Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for 7/16/21 at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6. The court investigation fee is ordered to be paid forthwith.

5. P15625 Conservatorship of Charles Anderson

The Review Hearing is continued on the courts own motion to August 16, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6, to allow additional time for receipt of the court investigation review report.
No appearances are required.

6. P16050 Conservatorship of Lillie Thompson

The 2nd Account and requested fees are approved. The Review Hearing current set for 1/24/20 at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6 is confirmed.
No appearances are required.

7. P16088 Fiore Trust

Appearances are required for hearing on the Amended Petition for Approval of Second Accounting and Objectors Petition to Remove Trustee. The court seeks to determine if there remain unresolved issues and, if so, intends to set a trial date.


8. P16294 Guardianship of Emilia Card

Appearances are required at the review hearing by petitioner and counsel. The court must know whether the $414,577.47 received by the estate and the annual income are in a blocked account.
If not, the court intends to set bond at $420,000.

9. P16388 Estate of Louise Sallmann

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

10. P16435 Estate of Carolyn Foddrell

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

11. P16444 Estate of Norma Hunt

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

12. P16497 Conservatorship of Jonathan Best

The Petition to Appoint Conservator is continued on the courts own motion to August 16, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6. The courts file is missing the notice form, proof of service, issuance of citation, and proof of personal service of citation. The temporary orders shall remain in full force and effect pending further order of the court. No appearances are required.

13. P16506 Conservatorship of Gloria Jones

Appearances are required for hearing by petitioner, petitioners counsel, and counsel for the conservatee. The court requires a status of conservatees objections and whether major neurocognitive disorder orders are requested or appropriate.

14. P16509 Estate of Christopher Petersen

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

15. P16510 Conservatorship of Michelle Kalina

Appearance of the petitioner, counsel for conservatee, and counsel for conservator are required for hearing. The court requires a status from Ms. Wilkerson regarding any objections by the conservatee and from Ms. Logsdon regarding any new neurologist consultation. No procedural defects are noted.

16.P16512 Braly Trust

The court on its own motion continues this matter to August 2, 2019, at 9 a.m. The court is favorably inclined to grant the unopposed Petition for Modification of Trust. Additional briefing is required to clarify the following: The proposed Article 3.13 appears to grant unlimited power to appoint income in the Exemption Trust among persons of Carolyn Bralys estate. Is that power consistent with the existing trust distribution requirements in Articles 4.5 to 4.8? No appearances are required.


17. P16513 Cartwright Trust

The Petition to Determine Trust Assets is granted as prayed.
No appearances are required.

18. P16519 Conservatorship of Timothy OBrien

The Petition to Appoint Conservator is granted as prayed. A Review Hearing is set for 7/17/20 at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

19. P16520 Estate of John Wood

The Spousal Property Petition is granted as prayed.
No appearances are required.

20. P16521 Lorson Trust

The Petition to Determine Trust Assets is granted as prayed.
No appearances are required.

21. P16524 Estate of Frank Valencia

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

22. P16525 Estate of Michael Regan

The Petition to Administer Estate is continued on the courts own motion to 8/9/19 at 9:00 a.m. in Dept. 6. The proof of service in the courts file is not signed. The court requires serve on decedents mother. No appearances are required.

23. P16529 In re Murray

This matter is continued on the courts motion to the same day, 7/19/19, at 1:30 p.m. Appearances are required by M. Timothy Murray and Ronna Lee Joseph for hearing on the Petition to Determine Fact of Marriage.

24. P16530 In re Om

This matter is continued on the courts motion to the same day, 7/19/19, at 1:30 p.m. Appearance by petitioner is required for hearing on the Petition to Establish Fact of Birth.


25. P16532 Estate of Sean Manchester

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted contingent upon receipt of proof of publication. No appearances are required.

26. P12001 Conservatorship of Jana Jackson

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for 6/19/20 at 9 a.m. in Dept. 6. The court investigation fee is waived. Mr. Pruett shall remain court-appointed counsel for the conservatee. No appearances are required.
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This is the Courts 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) 265-1380 by 4:00 p.m. the court day preceding the hearing. Local Rule 8.27.

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