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I need a sample of a release letter for beneficiairies to sign upon receiving money from the sale of trust property due to foreclosure

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California

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The forclosure notice

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One of the beneficiary daughter was a tenant of the property and upon removing all assets belonging to the trust did not allow retrieval of the washer and dryer that was purchase by the trust during the time renting for the trust. how do I retrieve those assets for that tenant

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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Estate Lawyer: socrateaser, Attorney replied 11 months ago
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I would be delighted to provide you with a sample letter for your purposes. However, the only way that I can do this is if we take this discussion offline. The reason for this is that: (1) as soon as I publish my example to this website, it becomes available to every person on the internet who does a google search for the same information; and (2) Justanswer's terms of service grants it an irrevocable perpetual license to redistribute anything published in a Q&A session. Consequently, I would be giving my intellectual property up to the website for its own future use without any compensation.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I paid $46 for this type of response
Estate Lawyer: socrateaser, Attorney replied 11 months ago

No, you haven't paid anything, and you are entitled to a refund, if you aren't satisfied with the results. You're not asking a simple question, though you may believe that you are. As a California lawyer, it would be incompetent of me to provide you with a "boilerplate" release, without understanding all of the underlying facts -- because, as a matter of law, the release is invalid unless the trustee satisfies numerous underlying equirements.

So, if you want a sample release from someone who doesn't know what they're talking about, then I'll be happy to opt out, and you can take your chances with anyone else who is willing to blow smoke in your direction.

But, if you want me to provide you with something that's likely to actually operate as a release, then I can only do that for you outside of this forum.

Please let me know your preference.

Thanks for using Justanswer!

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