My grandpa is 88 suffering of alztimers ive had no help from any family what rights do I have when he dies concerning his house can I pay off the morguage and stay here if my family wants to kick me out
If your grandparents had validly executed (while they were still mentally competent) wills, their estate passes by the terms of the wills. If not, by the intestacy statutes. I don't believe there is anything that would compensate you for taking care of them.
I have opened an ancillary probate in Alaska and am wondering what documents need to be filed and when. I have already filed my certified copy of Letters Testimentary from Idaho, the death certificate, and my Domiciliary Foreign Personal Representative Statement as well as the fees necesssry. The... Read more »
In general you would have to lodge the order you want the judge to sign, as well as the letters of ancillary administration. In some places there is a court official appointed as probate administrator; you might want to call that person's office for clarification as to what else might be needed.
A power of attorney generally ends upon the death of the person who executed it. The will does not come into effect until after the person's death, so in the simplest sense, the power of attorney cannot override the will. However, many things can be done through a power of attorney during the...Read more »
This is actually more of a real estate question. If the kids inherit your companion's 50%, then they would have total ownership of the house. Unless you have a lease, I don't know what right you would have to stay in the house against the owner's wishes. A real estate lawyer might find a...Read more »
If I understand the question, your ex-husband has died, and you are asking whether you have the right to inherit any portion of his estate. No, assuming that the divorce was effective before he died, and that he did not provide for you in a will, you have no inheritance rights at all. You would,...Read more »
It is doubtful. If the proceeds of the policy escheated to the Territory of Alaska some 90 years ago, the statute of limitations on claiming the funds has probably long-since passed.
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