Individuals in California may not realize that a will does not necessarily stand as written but can be challenged. It is a rare occurrence that rarely occurs, but there are a few grounds upon which a will may be successfully challenged.
When a person passes away, heirs might wonder if they are liable for his or her debts. In most cases, the answer to that question is no. However, there are certain circumstances where a person's survivors might be held responsible for an unpaid balance.