Court Affirms A Rule 202 Pre-Suit Deposition Order In A Will Contest And Discusses The Acceptance-Of-The-Benefits Doctrine

07.04.16

In In re Meeker, individuals sought a mandamus to reverse a trial court's order granting a Rule 202 pre-suit deposition order. No. 02-16-00103-CV, 2016 Tex. App. LEXIS 6883 (Tex. App.—Fort Worth June 29, 2016, original proceeding). After accepting some benefits under a will and after not opposing its probate, an heir filed a Rule 202… Continue Reading

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