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My grandmother and mothers names are on the deed of the

Hello my grandmother and mothers names are ***** ***** deed of the house they own. My grandmother has a pending lawsuit against the transportation agency that dropped her. She has since passed away. My mother is selling the house. She has been told by the realtor lawyer the house has a lien n on it against the house. The county states they're collecting from providing care for my grandmother. Is it possible for them to do this. If so shouldn't it be 1/2 the amount the house is selling for considering my mother is part owner and my grandmother is now deceasedJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: It is in ny state. Buffalo nyJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: We were supposed to close on the house this week. Paperwork filed by whomJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I believe that's it

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My parents Last Will and Testament needs a revision to will

My parents Last Will and Testament needs a revision to will due to change in mother mental status change and is unable to be execution. I have both of my parents Durable Power of Attorney and am also the execution for both. I need to have a revision to remove mom as execution and find out if we need a Declaration of Trust to avoid probateJA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I have Last Will and Testament, Durable Power of Attorney and Medical Power of AttorneyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: We are not wanting to revoke his will just add a revision

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Need a family member name off some property that we inherit,

Need a family member name off some property that we inherit, the family member has pass and I need the name off the property, what do I need to do the land is not in the state that the family member live in /I do not live in the state my self, I am paying the taxes on it I need help ASAP

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Same situation as before: Deceased (AR resident) failed to

Doug. Same situation as before: Deceased (AR resident) failed to change registration and beneficiaries after divorce (final about 18 mo ago in TX). Ex is TX resident. Formerly joint bank account was decreed by divorce to go 100% to deceased. Bank (Wells-Fargo) lawyer says account now belongs to ex regardless of the divorce settlement as registration should have been changed soon after divorce. Is he correct?

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Is an executor of an estate required to inform the Guardian

Is an executor of an estate required to inform the Guardian of the deceased children of all legal matters reguarding the Estate to include a wrongful death suit?

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To avoid probate when I die, I have everything except my

To avoid probate when I die, I have everything except my home already in joint ownership with my daughter. After reading many articles about how to best leave the house to her, I think a revocable living trust sounds like my best option. Is it necessary to have an estate lawyer set up the trust? I the house is valued around $180,000 and has a mortgage of all but $50,000.

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If a home is owned in joint tenancy but one party puts their

If a home is owned in joint tenancy but one party puts their share in a trust, does this negate the "joint tenancy" for inheritance?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Calif.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I would just like to understand a deed. I don't understand

I would just like to understand a deed. I don't understand if it states that my spouse and I are joint owners of a house or if I'm only the owner if he passes away ect...

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If my husbands son is 44/45 and all the increments of the

If my husbands son is 44/45 and all the increments of the his Will ended at age 30, for education, etc is he as an heir still entitled to portions of the estate if we were married after the Will was written. I have full POA and listed as joint owner on real estate and autos and bank accounts

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