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Please can you advise your opinion: Facts: * Mother passed
Please can you advise your opinion:Facts:* Mother passed away 22/07/16* My brother & I are the only beneficiaries of two family trusts* Herself & a trustee company were the Trustees* The trustee company "retired" in 2014 as Trustees* She has a living defacto partner (over 3 years)* She has no will and her estate is in intestate* My brother & I have filed a caveat on her estate* The Trust Deed outlines that in the absence of any Trustees, the Executor of her Estate (Not applicable), or Administrator (not appointed yet and likely not for a long while) are to appoint the next Trustee/s* The family home is owned by the TrustHer partner is living in the home and my brother and I are living in motels. Who has legal right to occupy whilst waiting for an administrator to be appointed?
My wife last week became an owner of 1/3 undivided interest
My wife last week became an owner of 1/3 undivided interest in a family cabin this week. Her brother put a restraining order on her to not go within 1500 feet of the cabin, he is 6/3 300lbs she is 5/4 100 lbs, this is oviousally to harass her as he has had use of the cabin for years and my wife just became a partner last week. The question is she wants me and a few of our adult children to go up there for a weekend to represent her. The bully brother says she can't extend her rights of ownership and he'll run us off I have read in the trust where it says (the trustee or there agent) can she name her agent therefore giving me her rights to be there?
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Divorced in 1997- ex wife and I owned home- I gave her home-
Divorced in 1997- ex wife and I owned home- I gave her home- but she never took me off title- she moved out of home 2002- she rented home to me & my daughter & 3 grand daughters in 2004- we didn't sign a lease or rental agreement- that's 12 years- in 2007 she wanted to take my name off title- I agreed it was notorized- 2 years later I found out she didn't file change- when asked she told me because it was my house too- she told me then I had a quarter interest in home along with my 3 kids- since then I've maintained property- paid for 90% of upgrades problems that come up with owning a home- I did this based on what she had told me about me still being a part owner- now she wants to sell home- but she hasn't contacted me or talked to me about time table or how is that going to work out with money made in selling- what are my rights- what options do I have-can she sell home without me agreeing to terms- thank you
My son is in a nine year relationship. s partner has not
My son is in a nine year relationship. His partner has not worked in the last two years. My son is paying all bills. His partner shares no information about finances. My son ones his home on 4 acres, with an estimated value on $ 500.000 in Maine. My question is, could his partner sue him for continued support and part ownership of the property after a certain amount of years together ?Concerned mother
My issue is about the pet law. I have a friend who didn't
Hi, my issue is about the pet law.I have a friend who didn't want to take care of her dog anymore long time several months ago, and asked me to keep the dog at my place. I have taken care of the dog for months and was about to change the parent name under mine, but she begged for not doing that, so she is still the parent. But just few days ago, I was about to leave the US for a trip abroad and didn't have the time to send the pet to pet smart, so I asked her to send the dog to there. She promised to do that, but one day later, she changed her mind and saying she is gonna keep the dog for a few days. after she fused to send the dog to Petsmart, in order to better take care of the dog, I asked my trustworthy friend to pick up the dog. She had said yes at the beginning, but when my friend arrived at her home, she refused to give the dog.She once kept her dog in the balcony and never let out for one or two months, and the dog had lived there by her waste.. Her roommate is the witness.So since she has done this to her dog before, is this considered as pet abuse?And will I be able to attain the custody of the dog since I had been the one who took care of the dog and she did abuse the dog?
My sister filed 7 bankruptcy a few months ago. I live in myView more legal questions
My sister filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy a few months ago. I live in my father's old home. He left me a life estate allowing me to live in the house for life, and upon my death or decision to move, it would revert to my sister's and my brother's heirs.Last week I received a letter from a lawyer who is trying to separate her interest in the house and is threatening to put it up for sale, in order to collect on her debts. Can they legally do this and do we have options other than coming up with the money they are looking for. I am on a very fixed income and could very well end up losing my home if this happens.