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Does a handwritten letter need to be notirized to be binding?

It can't give you more authority than the person writing it had, which means …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 28 days ago

Mother died without a will, survived only by 5 children. What process is needed to recover the contents of her bank account?

Someone--presumably one of the children--will have to apply to the court to be appointed …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

What rights do the heirs have?

The heirs have no right to choose the realtor: it is the executor's role, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

I am my father's only child, do I have any legal right to contest his will if my name wasn't mentioned in it?

Just being left out of the will does not by itself give you the right …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can I renew expired registration on deceased boyfriend car in WI?

No, you cannot: a car cannot be registered to a deceased person; only living …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago