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iown 8 propertys i want to give differtent amount of shares to my famileys and keep a major share holding that will be in no major name but in all of the family that can not be sold with out every one… read more
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Following the liquidation of my Company 5 years ago the bank have obtained judgement for a Bank Guarantee . I have agreed to pay this back by monthly installments but I have just learned they also hav… read more
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I have a property which was registered under three names, me,
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Prior to my mothers death, ownership of her bungalow was transferred
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