It seems Prince has died without making a Will. Although the laws in America will differ from ours, the problems caused when someone does not make a Will is much the same here.
Making a Will helps prevent the chaos, confusion and arguments!
Minnesota-based attorney Stephen Hopkins said it was unusual for a person of Prince's stature and wealth to die without a will. In such cases, assets are split evenly between the heirs, Hopkins said. 'This (case) is going to be open for some time, probably for some years,' Hopkins, of the Minneapolis firm Henson & Efron, said in an interview.