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If a married couple owning a house as joint tenants in

If a married couple owning a house as joint tenants in common get a divorce, have her re marry and still keep the home ownership together even with a last name change ? Thank you

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My man and I are joint owners of a house, but the loan is in

My man and I are joint owners of a house, but the loan is in my name only. He has an older brother and I wonder if the house will go to me or to the brother without a will.

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ABOUT 8 YEARS AGO MY SPOUSE AND I COSIGNED ON A MORTAGE SON,

ABOUT 8 YEARS AGO MY SPOUSE AND I COSIGNED ON A MORTAGE FOR MY SON, WHO WAS SINGLE. 5 YEARS AGO MY SPOUSE AND DIVORCED AND WHEN WE FILED FOR DIVORCE WE DID NOT LIST THIS PROPERTY BECAUSE WE DIDN'T REALIZE THE DEED WAS ALSO IN OUR NAME. THEN 4 YEARS AGO MY SON DIED IN A CAR ACCIDENT, LEAVING A SPOUSE. THE NAMES ON THE DEED ARE MINE, MY SON AND MY EX SPOUSE. THE NAMES ON THE MORTAGE ARE THE SAME. HOWEVER, I HAVE BEEN MAKING THE PAYMENTS ON THIS PROPERTY FOR OVER 6 YEARS OR SO AND NOW LIVE ON THE PROPERTY FOR APPROX 3 YEARS. HOW DO I GET MY SON AND MY EX SPOUSE OFF THE DEED SO I CAN GET THEM OFF THE MORTGAGE TOO?

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What am I entitled to if I file in America vs Germany

what am I entitled to if I file for divorce in America vs Germany regarding alimony child support and division of assets .

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Myself and my non-registered domestic partner jointly own a

Myself and my non-registered domestic partner jointly own a home in California. My partner's son lives with us. We bought the home four years ago and this has been the living arrangements since then. He has friends around that I don't "like" and also I am not happy with what my "stepson" does around the house. If I tell my 'stepson" that he is not allowed to visit (and live in) our house and I tell his friends that they are no longer welcome at our house and he continues to live here, and they visit - is that trespassing? If so, what are the legal / civil remedies?

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What are my rights to common law in oregon I have live with

What are my rights to common law in oregon I have live with this lady 15 yrs. Do I have any rights to any of her estate's since she just past away 4 months ago.JA: OK. The Family Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yet just getting answers for nowJA: Is there anything else important you think the Family Lawyer should know?Customer: The mother 2 boys just settle there estate. The one son got all. If the mother was alive today she would rip him up.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Family Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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My wife has filed divorce papers against me just a couple

Hi,My wife has filed divorce papers against me just a couple weeks ago. I am in between jobs and I will have to represent myself. She is contesting marital property and claims that she owns part of our house. In 2010, my father bought this house that I currently reside in, with cash. He also put my name on the deed to avoid any tax ramifications if he should pass away. Well, in March 2015 he passed away. Now I own the house but I have yet to put it through probate. I know it sounds weird that I haven't done this but he lived and passed away 400 miles away from me. I was name executor of his will and was eventually sworn in as executor of his estate. It took me 7 months, driving back and forth, to settle his estate. During this time I couldn't really work. Since Sept/Oct of 2015 I came back to where I live and have been looking for work feverishly and haven't seen too many results. 5 months later my wife files divorce papers. So my question is can she claim marital property on this house when her name is ***** ***** the deed and she has never made tax payments on this property? Again, my name has been on the deed since it was bought. Thanks.

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My niece wants to get married in GA with her same sex partner,

My niece wants to get married in GA with her same sex partner, but they live in FL.Will the marriage be legal in FL and follow the FL Laws regarding Marriage?If my niece dies before her partner, will her part ownership in her Father's home then go to her same sex partner?IF yes, then what document could protect against this transfer?

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I would like to change my current will. We are a blended

Hello. I would like to change my current will. We are a blended family and we may divorce. My husband has 4 children (3 are adults, he pays support for the 4th one) and I have a son who was not adopted by my husband. I would like my retirement money and 1/2 of the house to go to my son, if anything happens to me. My husband did not agree to sign the 401K form to confirm that the money would go to my son. Please advise Thank you.

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