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My fiancé’s mother put my engagement ring on my deceased fiancé estate inventory, will I need to get a lawyer for this?
Asked on Jun. 23, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Will I need to get a lawyer for this matter if she takes me to court? My fiancé bought it for me and if he would have lived we would be married....

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About wills and living trust:
Asked in San Antonio,  TX Jun. 23, 2020 ,  1 Answers

My parents are married but dad was previously married and has 3 children (1 deceased and 2 living). My parents do not want previous children to receive any inheritance do they need a will or can they get by with a living trust? and IF they need a will can it go without being probated?...

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Can you fund a Revocable Trust with only a house listed as an asset? Can you avoid Probate by doing this?
Asked in Brooklyn,  NY Jun. 23, 2020 ,  1 Answers

What is the best way to protect bank accounts that is used regularly and you don't want to include it in a Trust?...

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Brother placing mother in AL facility beyond her means and plans to draw down limited assets.
Asked in Cornelius,  NC Jun. 22, 2020 ,  3 Answers

My brother just received POA for my 82 year old mother. We have searched for an assisted living facility and found one that will cater to her needs and income (approx $3,000 per month). He unilaterally decided to place her in a more expensive facility ($4,300 per month) and draw down on her assets (...

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I've a 56 yrs old sibling who stays in the house with my Mom.Our Mom indicated in her Will all assets from the sale of
Asked in Brooklyn,  NY Jun. 22, 2020 ,  1 Answers

the home are to be divided equally among her children which is fine. The sibling that stays with her is very irresponsible, never helped her pay the mortgage and we know he will not be able to maintain the house by himself if she dies. He has a girlfriend; the family does not approve and know she wi...

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My aunt and uncle are deceased. They have one living son. Property has never changed names from aunt and uncles.
Asked in Elkton,  MD Jun. 22, 2020 ,  3 Answers

My cousin would like to sign property over to me. They had no will. What steps need to be taken to do this. Property has no liens or mortgages. I have paid land taxes for over ten years.i live in the property and have all my life. Cousin has no interest in owning home....

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My father disinherited me on his will, he was a bad alcoholic, can I contest the will based on his irrationality?
Asked in Concord,  CA Jun. 22, 2020 ,  2 Answers

His mind was affected after 40 years of abusing alcohol. My step brother inherited everything, when his mother died of cancer years ago I promised her that I would split everything with her son “my step brother,” who btw had a very off and on relationship with my dad. I believe my step brother convi...

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In maryland can my brothers wife ( pending divorce). Take the home of his deceased parents?
Asked in Akron,  OH Jun. 20, 2020 ,  2 Answers

My aunt and uncle raised me. And have one biological son. My uncle died 2003 my aunt 2016. I was never legally adopted. My cousin( their son). Wants to sign their property over to me. Him and his wife are getting a divorce. She has threatened to take half of his deceased parents home. They do have o...

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If I am the appoint administrator of my child’s estate in a lawsuit am I the one who would distribute the money?
Asked in Chicago,  IL Jun. 19, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I am legally divorce with my husband but we both signed a document appointing me adminIstrator of the estate we are finalizing a lawsuit. Am I the one who distributes the funds to him and our children or who is the one responsible to do that ?...

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Need a lawyer to open safety bank dep. Box for deceased mother not afford 2000 retainer. Can you make referral thank you
Asked in Birmingham,  AL Jun. 18, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Thousand Dollars retainer. Is there a lawyer in mobile who can just get a court order to have box opened for a fee. Thank you...

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My grandmother just recently passed but she left a handwritten will in which I was a witness to
Asked in Philadelphia,  PA Jun. 18, 2020 ,  1 Answers

In the will it states how she wanted her assets divided among the family which include money she had left in the bank. But however her daughter who has her named on the account refuses to carry out my grandmother wishes is this legal...

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I have a life insurance check payable to my decease husband estate for 10,000 step son don't want to sign what to do now
Asked in Houston,  TX Jun. 18, 2020 ,  2 Answers

I had a session done with his name on it but he told the notary that he wasn't gonna sign cause he should get the entire check due to me and my husband was separated but divorce. Can I do some type of paperwork without my step son being on it due to his age...

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I was living with my boyfriend for 9 years in his home when he passed in Feb, 2020. He paid the mortgage.
Asked in Columbia,  SC Jun. 18, 2020 ,  1 Answers

His surviving spouse is giving me 30-day notice (in which I know she can do) but can she label me as tenant and state that I owe rent when there was never a lease between him nor her? She also did not allow me to remove something given to me by my dad. Can she withhold my property stating it is part...

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Can a homemade Florida Will be notarized by a notary instead of witnessed by two witnesses?
Asked in Sebastian,  FL Jun. 18, 2020 ,  3 Answers


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Can beneficiaries of a will ask for bank account information that was joint with rights of survivorship? 5yrs. after DOD
Asked in Stephenville,  TX Jun. 17, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Beneficiaries are asking for details of a bank account that was held jointly with rights of survivorship. Not with them. It passed directly upon death, as such, did not go through probate. All holdings were POD or joint w/right of survivorship. They received all of their POD monies directly from fin...

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My husband passed with no will. His children are telling me they want his 2 trucks, motorcycle and trailer?
Asked in Berwyn,  IL Jun. 16, 2020 ,  3 Answers

Do I have any right to the value of these after 30 years of marriage...

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What is probate,
Asked in Little Rock,  AR Jun. 16, 2020 ,  3 Answers

Yes was left a home in a Will but having trouble getting deed what do I need to do and don't know what probate is...

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