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Can I remove my name and my children's names from my

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Hi, can I remove my name and my children's names from my biological father's headstone legally? Was not consulted and I did not approve?

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Nsw

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No

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I'm not sure.. ? I cannot find his wife and she did without my knowledge

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No. I just want a yes or no answer to a simple question
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

if your agreement was not proved for your name to be on the headstone you can seek an order from NCAT for its removal.

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

does this answer your important question ?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
At who's expense?
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Do I have to pay
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

the person who paid for he headstone will be liable for the costs

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I cannot talk now. Thanks
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

did I answer your important questions today ?

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