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creditors in inheritance proceedings

When a debtor dies or inherits, what can a creditor do to determine what is in the estate?
One problem that can affect a creditor is the debtor’s death. Then a creditor seeking to recover a claim must in some way determine as soon as possible the value of the estate left by the deceased debtor, whether the claim is included in the estate, and who, from the group of potential heirs, and to what extent, will be responsible for the debtor’s obligations.
When a debtor dies or inherits, what can a creditor do to determine what is in the estate?
When a debtor rejects an inheritance to the detriment of a creditor
Seeking to evade their obligations, debtors may take various actions in connection with their possible right to inheritance from a third party. A debtor might attempt to conceal the elements or value of the estate. They might even reject the inheritance before the court or a notary, but the creditor is not defenceless in that situation. The purpose of this article is to introduce readers to a legal instrument protecting the creditors’ interests in a situation where the debtor rejects an inheritance.
When a debtor rejects an inheritance to the detriment of a creditor
Changes in inheritance law
New rules on heirs’ liability for decedents’ debts are the most significant changes in the set of amendments to the Civil Code and the Civil Procedure Code, among other acts, effective 18 October 2015.
Changes in inheritance law