11How Involved Do You Have to be in a Texas Guardianship?
If you know of a legal proceeding, but do not check in on it and then miss deadlines to appeal as the case progresses, can you wait until the end and bring suit against one of the parties? Consider this in the case of a guardianship proceeding. The probate court may have a number of...
11Guardianship Responsibilities
Texas Probate Law provides a legal framework for individuals to apply for guardianship responsibilities over another person who is unable to make their own decisions due to incapacity, such as dementia. However, becoming a guardian also comes with certain responsibilities and consequences if those responsibilities are not fulfilled. In this article, we will examine the...
Conservatorship is a legal process in which a court appoints an individual, known as a conservator, to manage the financial and personal affairs of a person who is unable to do so themselves, known as the ward. This process is designed to protect and manage the ward’s assets and property, as well as make decisions...