Probate Tentative Rulings for Tuesday

Probate Tentative Rulings

Department 44-Courtroom 2F

Hon. Gilbert Brown

June 30, 2015

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Approved – Non-Appearance

Appearance Required

Continued or Dropped Matters

 

Case No

Case Name

Case No

Case Name

Court Call OK?

Case No

Case Name

 

124121

Conservatorship of Torres

123701

Estate of Earl

Probate Petition//** DENIED.  There is no need to transfer to Arizona because a cross-petition can be filed in the Probate proceeding pending there.

Yes

124815

Estate of Lee

Continued to 8-28-15

124148

Conservatorship of Pagan

123862

Sweet Family Trust

Petition for Payment of Attorney’s Fees & Costs //** Appear.  Continued to 7-14-15 to be considered by Judge who granted the Summary Judgment motion for which attorney’s fees are sought.  Aundra Richards is ordered to file by 7-6-14, a brief addressing why she should not bear the entire amount of attorney’s fees and costs pursuant to ¶ 17 of the Settlement Agreement approved by the 1-27-11 Order of the Santa Clara County Superior Court.  Responses to be filed by 7-10-15.

Yes

 

 

 

124564

Conservatorship of Pizazza

125183

Conservatorship of Flores

Appointment//* Appear

No

 

 

 

124960

Conservatorship of Petitjean

125434

Hanson Trust

Petition re Validity of Trust//**  Appear.  Continue to 8-14-15 for trial setting.  Respondents ordered to file response to petition by 7-10-15.  Respondents Kenneth Horowitz and Brian Hanson ordered to appear on 8-14-15 and show cause why relief requested in petition should not be granted.  Declarations showing cause to be filed by 7-10-15, Response to be filed by 7-17-15.

Yes

 

 

 

124994

Estate of Aharonian

125700

Carreon Trust

Petition to Determine Validity of Trust//** Appear.  Continue to 8-14-15 for trial setting.  Respondents ordered to file response to petition by 7-10-15.  Respondents Luz Elena Serrano and Jesus Antonio Pastor Jr. ordered to appear on 8-14-15 and show cause why relief requested in petition should not be granted.  Declarations showing cause to be filed by 7-10-15, Response to be filed by 7-17-15.

Yes

 

 

 

125012

Conservatorship of Frevel

125706

Akers v. Villafuerte

Elder Abus TRO//*  Appear

No

 

 

 

125213

Estate of Loschenkohl

Order Required

 

 

 

 

 

 

125325

Thompson Trust

 

 

No

 

 

 

125407

Dickert Trust

Order Required

 

 

 

 

 

 

125415

Conservatorship of Snowden

 

 

 

 

 

 

125772

Estate of McIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

 

125740

Estate of Gorospe

 

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

 

 

 

 

125741

Estate of Denko

 

**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. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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