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My grandma put the house in a trust thru We The People. They
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Does it require a lawyer to to change an executor of a
does it require a lawyer to to change an executor of a deceased persons estate? my step dad is my aunts (deceased) executor, and is in his 80's, he doesn't want to be responsible anymore, and wants hi… read more
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I put my dads home in a irrevocable trust, now that i am
Hello, i put my dads home in a irrevocable trust, now that i am trying to sell it to my brother, the title company will not insure the title because of the trust not being a family trust but more like… read more
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My father recently died. he on February 2. 2015. I barely
My father recently died. he on February 2. 2015. I barely found out through his ex-wife a few days ago. I was told to contact the attorney and the executor of his estate. I finally made contact with h… read more
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My brother lived in Florida and was a ward of the state because he had Down's Syndrome. He died in 2014. The court appointed an atty to handle his estate many years ago although our mother was still a… read more
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This is an actual case located in Santa Clara county, California.
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Will this info be valid for the state of georgia? It has to
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