Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Florida

I am beneficiary of estate. My daughters are now trustees. Can they just take money for themselves from trust?

Asked on 11/07/13, 11:57 am

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Barry Stein De Cardenas, Freixas, Stein & Zachary
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The terms of the trust control what can be done. The trustees act as fiduciaries with respect to the trust assets and they owe a duty to all beneficiaries. Hire an attorney to assist you in protecting your interests.

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Answered on 11/07/13, 12:14 pm
David Slater David P. Slater, Esq.
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No. Their obligations are defined by the trust agreement.

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Answered on 11/07/13, 12:17 pm

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