Trusts & Estates Bulletin

A Compendium of Recent Cases

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Trusts & Estates Bulletin is published monthly by the Trusts & Estates Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA).

David C. Nelson,
Loeb & Loeb LLP, Editor


>(Cases appear in chronological order, with the oldest cases appearing first.) 

-Real Property-
Under lease agreement giving tenant right of first refusal to purchase property in the event that landlord obtained a "bona fide offer to purchase from a third party" that it was willing to accept, landlord’s intrafamily transfer of the property to grandchildren without giving tenant an opportunity to purchase it did not trigger the right of first refusal.
     Hartzheim v. Valley Land & Cattle Company - filed July 17, 2007, Sixth District
     Cite as 2007 SOS 4589
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