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I live in New York with my Husband and I want to get a post

Hi ,I live in New York with my Husband and I want to get a post nup drawn up because i own property with my mom and sister before the marriage and they would like the protection of knowing that there is a post nup in place concerning those properties. Even though we are all aware that in the state of NY if it is an assest you came into the marriage with especially if it is from inheritance it should stay with you after divorse but my family wants the added protection and my husband is fine with it. We had a prenup draft drawn up by a lawyer and it cost us $1800 with a will and survivorship but the lawyer moved on to another job and won't return my phone calls and other lawyers will not accept the other lawyers work so they want to redue for the full price. I would like to see if I can somehow make this prenup draft into a postnup possibly online or someother way then hiring new lawyers to do the work again. Do you have any ideas for me. Thanks, ***** *****

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Lucy, Esq.

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I am considering whether or not I should move in with my

I am considering whether or not I should move in with my boyfriend of 1.8 years and my 4-year-old daughter into his home next year when my lease expires (in June). We have very strong feelings for each other and a long-term wish to be together. He treats my daughter as his own. He is divorced and has a 22-year-old daughter who DOES NOT live with him. My wish for the future is to get married but I am feeling a little uncertain about moving in without being married to him in a house that is and will ALWAYS be his (as it would be prior to marriage). At the moment, if he dies, his house will go to his daughter, so I asked him if he dies and my daughter and I are in his house, what will happen to us. He said he would have to modify things. So I don't know how exactly he could protect me in this matter. If I move in with him, what's the best way to protect my daughter and I legally regarding the housing situation and also regarding other issues that may come up that I may not be aware of? thank you!

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Divorce – Reimbursement of Contribution In dividing

Divorce – Reimbursement of ContributionIn dividing community property during divorce in Nevada, “If a party has made a contribution of separate property to the acquisition or improvement of property held in joint tenancy, the court may provide for the reimbursement of that party for his or her contribution.” “In determining whether to provide for the reimbursement…, the court shall consider: (a) The intention of the parties in placing the property in joint tenancy; (b) The length of the marriage; and (c) Any other factor which the court deems relevant in making a just and equitable disposition of that property.” NRS 125.150 http://www.leg.state.nv.us/NRS/NRS-125.htmlI sold my real property in Oregon that I bought before marriage (i.e., separate property) and did a like-kind (1031) exchange to acquire raw land in NV. The land was initially titled as my separate property. Then, not understanding the ramifications, I immediately quit-claimed it into joint ownership with right of survivorship, adding my wife to title. Later, we built a house on it; each contributing to the work and cost. We are divorcing now and I'd like to be reimbursed my contribution of separate property. What is a convincing “intention” that would cause a judge to provide for reimbursement of my contributed separate amount?

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Lucy, Esq.

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My Mom quit claim deeded our home in 1989 to me with full

My Mom quit claim deeded our home in 1989 to me with full rights of survivorship. Can my only sibling claim any percentage of it as her inheritance because she grew up there too? We live in Michigan.

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I'm just looking for a good FL prenup template. Well, I am a

I'm just looking for a good FL prenup template.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Well, I am a lawyer and I have drafted pre-nups in my state of practice, but I'm not a FL lawyer and I want to find something FL specific.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I'd pay for a good form that I can work on myself. I am particularly concerned about keeping the student loan debts we are taking on during the marriage for our separate children separate and not considered in a division if we divorce.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Florida

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SUMMARY OF MY SITUATION (regarding my current suit in

SUMMARY OF MY SITUATION(regarding my current suit in Probate Court in South Carolina in connection with my S.C. divorce)From the beginning, I repeatedly asked my divorce atty 4 full discovery; she refused. Never even verified ex's Financial Declaration! Temp. Hear. was rescheduled; since she had said it wasn't necessary 2 appear @ such, I stayed home in OH. It turned into a Final Hearing! I was totally hysterical during 3+ hrs of continuous pressure 2 sign the unacceptable terms. I finally scrawled my name on docs which my "friend" faxed 2 court. I actually left 2 or 3 messages w/ Judge's secretary begging judge not 2 sign decree, but she did anyway in 12/2011. Heard too late I could have appealed.I filed a motion 2 set aside FINANCIAL part of decree, filed by a 2nd atty; it was denied: 2-2013; atty said not 2 appeal.Decree also stated: “Assets in existence at the time of this order that were not on the parties financial declarations, if uncovered [NO TIME LIMIT], will be allotted 2 the other party.”Ex's “expected” death (cancer): 7-2014. As a Judgment Creditor, I filed claims vs. his estate 4 back-alim., dividends & 4 assets I had discovered after his death & for those I had hoped 2 discover during the suit. Not much info from Demand 4 Notice.Atty's Response to my Req. 4 Prod. was answered w. claims of atty-client privilege and “All finances of decedent were fully disclosed to Petitioner [me] & her divorce atty during div. proceedings.” Absolutely false. Ex-spouse concealed [fraud] majority of our assets and misrepresented the info. about our joint-w.-rt.-of-survivorship annuity (our retirement acct.). Defendant's Motion for Sum. Judgment (MSJ) was rescheduled twice by ct. to 8-16-2016. May I ask P. Ct judge 2 reschedule it because the defendant (via his atty) refuses to produce the documents I need to support my Opposition to MSJ and to prove my case?I'm not clear on exactly what info. I am to include in each of the 3 parts of my Opposition: 1.) My Statement of Material Facts, 2.) My Memorandum of Law, and 3.) My Opposing papers (affidavits & exhibits).1.) Do I simply state, "Here is my list of the opposing counsel's material facts as to which I contend there exists a genuine issue which must be addressed by the court."? Then make a list withOUT any comments?2.) Is it in the Memorandum where I present my objections to each item in #1 and reasons for them?3.) Do I then put in a separate envelope copies of the docs from which I quote my proof (my exhibits)?

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Law Educator, Esq.

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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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My husband and s 2 brothers own a corp. together. I've

Hi...my husband and his 2 brothers own a corp. together. I've been married 30 years to my husband. We have 2 boys, 27 & 23 yrs. old. Their both on their own. Since I've been married, us 6 couples have bought several acres of land, improved it and have profited from it. However, the majority of the acreage (according to the property taxes) has been divided up into community property and the corporation owning it. Originally, the corporation bought the acreage and profited from it. In the last 5 years, the corp has deeded the acreage to us 6 couples as undivided community property and a percentage still showing the corp owning it also. We also have several acres that are on short and long term leases that show the corporation leasing the properties. All 3 couples have been involved with all loans that have paid for all acreage and leases (open line of credit in the millions). The 3 brothers are employees of the corporation and this is a C corp (double taxation) Why they have land in a C corporation is beyond me, but thats the way it is at this time. Now here's my question...If I were to divorce my husband of 30 years, (I didn't have a career during my marriage, (stay at home mom) but I held various little fun non permanent jobs to keep in the loop) could I be eligible for 50% of the properties we've bought together since we've married , and would I be eligible for Alimony?

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Thank you previous response. I will be filing in Florida as

Thank you for your previous response. I will be filing in Florida as he cannot even file until he has lived in MI for 6 months. It is a long term marriage (34 years) with an adult disabled child whom I care fo rfull time so I cannot go through a simplified dissolution at this end. I guess I am still a bit confused about WHAT it is exactly that I have to sign in order for him to get the doggone house. Do I absolutely have to sign the mortgage? I am doing this under duress. My understanding is that I can get rid of dower rights by executing a quit claim deed but as I see it all it does it relieve me of equity/interest, but if I HAVE to sign a mortgage it would not remove me from that financial responsibility of ownership by my husband of that property. Is there no way in Micnigan for a married man to get a loan in his own name only? He is the one with all of income, not me. He could easily qualify on his own income. Is there any way I could sign something to signify that I understand he is buying real estate but not obligate myself to pay for it or even have an interest in it? Thank you, ***** ***** will rate you very high...

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