Court: Petition commences a probate action
Posted: 2:16 pm Fri, October 26, 2012
By Jane F. Pribek
The total amount of a judgment, for purposes of determining the statutory interest rate, is determined by adding each component of the judgment as delineated by the district court. Additionally, when a probate petition is filed before a written notice of a claim or demand for arbitration, prejudgment statutory interest begins on the filing date — not the date of death.
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