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If the decedent dies without a will and has a car and an RV,

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If the decedent dies without a will and has a car and an RV, neither of which are registered in his name, can any family member dispose of them and does any paperwork need to be gebwrated

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California

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I have no documents

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The two vehicles are valued low dollar and he died insolvent

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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Estate Lawyer: Richard, Attorney replied 10 months ago

Good morning. Can you provide me a bit more information? In whose name are the RV and car registered? What family members survived the decedent? Thank you!

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