Heirs of a millionaire are suing the hospital that took care of her for the last 20 years of her life, alleging that the facility overstepped its bounds to get money before her death and to be included in her will. Relatives say the case, which has garnered international attention, is not just about getting their money. It's about inappropriate behavior, including medical professionals who coerced an ill woman into giving them money, the family says.
Let's talk about joint ownership of estate assets in Michigan. In particular, let's talk about when a parent decides to add his or her child to an account. In all likelihood, when the parent dies, ownership of the whole account will pass to the child.