Category Archives: 524.2-211

Election against the will was late and waived by agreement

In the Matter of the Estate of: Martha R. Houle DeHaven et al, A17-1762 filed June 11, 2018 (MN.App. 2018). The wife died in 2015. The husband had signed a consent and waiver of the elective share 6 years before … Continue reading

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How Do I calculate The Minnesota Elective Share or Augmented Estate?

The “election against the will” is a combination of statutes that is used to guarantee a surviving spouse a minimum amount of assets at the time of death of the first spouse. The phrase “election against the will” is actually … Continue reading

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