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Can Creditors Hold a Personal Representative Individually Liable for Claims and Expenses of an Estate?
Can Creditors Hold a Personal Representative Individually Liable for Claims and Expenses of an Estate?

Upon an individual’s death, a legal entity called an “estate” is created which includes all of the property owned by the decedent. A personal representative or executor, chosen by the decedent prior to his/her death, is charged to administer and direct the assets in the ...

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