Have you ever had someone promise to leave you something at their death in return for you taking care of that person?  You may have a contract to make a Will, which is enforceable in California.  In this video, Stewart Albertson discusses the way in which you can enforce a contract to make a Will

Wills are statutory creatures.  What does that mean?  They are created, and governed, almost exclusively by the black letter law in our California Probate Code.  In other words, there is no fundamental constitutional right to create a Will in a certain manner.  You have to follow the rules set down by law, and if you