Originally Posted by Jozawun
What actually happened after Larsson's death was that his intended beneficiary received nothing; his long-time partner received nothing and had to pay their joint debts; the publisher continued receiving its share of profits; and his estranged father and brother received a massive continuing windfall without paying any of his debts.
That was a very sad case. A prime example of why everyone should have a legal and updated will and trust. Especially for someone who received death threats.
He also made a poor decision in not marrying Eva.