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After my Father died, my sister (POA) over our father, asked…

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After my Father died...

After my Father died, my sister (POA) over our father, asked for a copy of my signature for dad's cremation. I sent a copy. Later I received no insurance or other death benefits? Did she misuse my signature, he had considerable assets as a physician.

Lawyer's Assistant: Can you tell me what state this is in? And just to clarify, what paperwork has been filed?

I was told he died in D.C. but was living in Maryland.

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

I have the email signature request. I am a legal heir.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No, would be delighted to have help!

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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I am sorry to hear of your loss. Was your sister appointment personal representative of the estate? A POA expires upon death.
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