Probate Tentative Rulings for Monday


Department 7-Courtroom 8B

Hon. Steven L. Dylina

Aug 18, 2014

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Approved – Non-Appearance

Appearance Required

Continued or Dropped Matters


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Court Call OK?

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Guardianship of Parks


Estate of Boswell

Petition for Exclusive Listing Authority, Objection//**  The court is inclined to issue the following Order: Objection SUSTAINED, Petition DENIED Without Prejudice to seek authority to sell if and when exigent circumstances exist.  The parties are ordered to meet and confer as it appears that a sale may be in the best interest of all parties.






Conservatorship of O’Brien


Barton Trust

Petition for Removal of Trustee, OSC//**  The Court is inclined to issue the following order:

Continued to 9-29-14 for Status.  Since Trustee Daniel Miller has failed to respond to the petition or this court’s Order to Show Cause why relief requested in petition should not be granted, both personally served on Trustee Daniel Miller, the relief requested is GRANTED.  Trustee Daniel Miller is ordered REMOVED and is Ordered to file, by 9-29-14, a full and complete account of the Barton Trust for the period he served as trustee.  Petitioner is ordered to file a declaration stating the amount of attorney’s fees incurred in connection with this petition.  This court issues an Order to Show Cause to Trustee Daniel Miller to appear on 9-29-14 and show cause why he should not be surcharged in the amount of such fees and ordered to pay such fees to Petitioner. Petitioner is ordered to personally serve on Trustee Daniel Miller (1) this order of removal and order to account, (2) The fee declaration, and (3) The OSC re surcharge.





Guardianship of Carthan


*Appearance Ordered , Failure to Appear may cause Petition to be Denied or Opposition Stricken






Conservatorship of Pugsley


**Appearance Optional, However, failure to appear will be viewed as waiver of oral argument and the court may issue an order that differs from the tentative ruling based on argument presented by those who attend, or based on further consideration of the papers. 






Conservatorship of Mar








Estate of Murphy








Estate of Matlin

Order Required








Estate of Narvaez








Conservatorship of Galarza








Conservatorship of Ford








Conservatorship of Stacks



























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