The man was under water for ten minutes and it took someone who wasnt even a lifeguard to inform them about him.There was no lifeguard vigilant at the area he was in. once they noticed him it took 1 minute to get him out of the pool. He eventually died because of drowning
It is possible, but other facts are needed to fully explore whether somebody failed to follow proper safety rules resulting in this person's drowning. You should see an attorney knowledgeable in pool safety regulations to discuss your matter in greater detail.
If your grandmother was not married when she died, her two children will split her estate. Your uncle's four children will divide his half of the estate among themselves. Your mother will receive her half of the estate. This assumes your grandmother did not have a will.
I am not certain what you mean by hiring a lawyer to help you determine the fee to the probate court. You should be able to call the court, tell it what you are filing and it will give you the fee for the filing.
I cannot answer the question without an answer to the following:
1. When you say left money for grand kids and Dad used it to buy a house, it is critical what the Will said that left the grand kids the money. If it simply leaves money to Dad for the benefit of children, that is one thing....Read more »
My dad died without a will. He only has a house and car as assets both with loans. He also has alot of credit card debt and medical bills. Will I be able to keep the house or will it be ordered to be sold to cover the debts when I file a probate case or will the creditors put liens on the house... Read more »
This question is not as easy to answer you you may hope.
First, it is the general rule that assets must be sold to pay debts. So, on first blush, if his debts are greater than the value of his equity in the house and the other assets he has, it probably makes no sense to open an estate....Read more »
He was married and had a baby by an ex girlfriend. Neither has done anything. The siblings want to get things settle. Without a dog in the race can we ask for our money spent on probating his estate be given back. We are wanting what is best for his son which is a minor.
You are in a difficult spot. If your brother has assets that need to be retitled in his child's name, the best answer might be to apply for a year's support for the child. If your brother did not own any assets that need to be transferred through probate court, not opening the estate might be the...Read more »
If real estate goes to one beneficiary and the residual estate goes to another beneficiary, does the mortgage on the real estate need to be paid off with residual assets, or can the mortgage be assumed by the beneficiary of the real estate? What options does the PR have? Can the PR seek an... Read more »
This question requires more information. It could be that the mortgage must be paid from the remaining assets upon transfer. It also depends on how title is held currently held to the property. The estate remains liable on the mortgage if you simply transfer the oropteru without resolving the...Read more »
You have no authority to act in place of your husband unless the court issues Letters to you. The court can't do that if you do not file the will for probate. You might consider filing a petition for year's support to have the house placed in your name. once it is in your name, you can sell it.
I'm not certain about your question. Since you are the executor of your husband's estate, I assume Letters Testamentary were issued to you. You are required to do whatever the will says do. If you are supposed to sell the home, then you simply sell the home. You do not need to be on the mortgage...Read more »
If your husband has a will it is your obligation to file the will with the probate court. However it is not your duty to all for the will for probate. If the car is the only asset your husband has you should be able to go to the county tag office and sign an affidavit that will allow the tag office...Read more »
My sibling lives in Europe. There was a pay on death account for my brother and I contacted the investment firm to ensure they contacted my brother to make payment. The firm contacted him and my brother collected the money. However, I am the beneficiary of her home which I can’t sell unless he... Read more »
You have to use any assets that are in his name to pay his debts. If he runs up his credit card debt, owns nothing when he dies, then he is telling you the truth. So, be very careful to make sure he truly owns nothing when he dies and you do not have to repay the credit card debt.
Closing an estate involves filing a Petition for Discharge. To file this, you must have paid all creditors, accounted for all administrative expenses and have distributed all property in accordance with the law or with the Will.
My father died in January with no valid will. I need to petition the court to be made Administrator and I have my petition papers for probate court ready to be filed so I can sell his only real asset - his car. As I thought about it, he also had some jewelry, not much, but some. I have no idea... Read more »
Your question leaves me wondering if there is a trust or a will? To file a claim for a full accounting in probate court, the will must have been filed, admitted to probate and no less than 6 months have passed since the executor was appointed. If you are looking for an accounting for a trust...Read more »
My wife wants to be added to my deed. I want my daughter to have the home after I die. Currently the home is empty and I reside in my wife's house with her. I want to leave my house to my daughter, but my wife objects. I have a daughter and she has a daughter and there's disaccord within the... Read more »
My dad was married and had 10 acres of land and a home that was in both of their names and she passed away over 10 years ago and neither one had a will and my dad passed away a year ago and leaving me being his only living child. my Step Brother convinced me that it was for my best interest to give... Read more »
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