Asked in Mergers & Acquisitions and Estate Planning for Puerto Rico

Q: My father passed away last year and i cant travel to PR due to being positive for covid. How can I assure it goes to me.

He passed away last year and I cant travel due to being positive for covid. Is it true I was only suppose to have a year to claim the property?

1 Lawyer Answer
Jose M. Rivera Santos, Esq.
Jose M. Rivera Santos, Esq.
Answered
  • Ponce, PR
  • Licensed in Puerto Rico

A: Greetings

You will have to evalaute whether if there's a need to bring to the court any other interested parties and hire legal representation. Now with this pandemic, there are ways to have a videoconference if the court is convinced that there's no need for you to be in person in the hearings and given the proper documents.

If you have any other questions feel free to contact us directly and we will be glad to be at your service.

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