Of all people, it would seem that celebrities and the ultra-wealthy would have access to every resource they might need to establish an elaborate and air-tight estate plan. Unfortunately, that is not always the case.
Most recently, Alan Thicke of "Growing Pains" fame passed away with a seemingly solid plan to split his assets between his children and his third wife, Tanya Callau Thicke. However, an ugly battle has erupted between the parties stemming from disagreements related to Thicke's prenuptial agreement with Callau and the trust Thicke had established during his lifetime. For more on this story, check out this piece from CNN.com.