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What Can I Do if My Sister Does Not Disclose Our Deceased Mother’s Estate With Me?

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My mom just passed and my sister won’t tell me anything about her estate. What can I do? Brenda Alexander Barely Legal Radio w/ Joe Escalante The estate must go through probate. This is a public process. You can view any documents filed in the probate department at the county courthouse where your mother died […]

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Written by Joe Escalante

May 27th, 2015 at 12:52 pm

The Death of Lou Reed

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Last month, at 71 years of age, Lou Reed died from complications of liver disease. But that was not the end nor how his fans will remember him. A few weeks later in Lincoln Center, several hundred fans gathered together to celebrate his life and music. The New Yorker article said that Reed’s widow, Laurie […]

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Written by Lisa C. Johnson, Esq.

December 5th, 2013 at 8:47 am

Is Using LegalZoom to Make a Will Perfectly Legal in My State (Oregon)?

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Joe, Is using LegalZoom to make a will perfectly legal in my state (Oregon)? My father-in-law is a (will and trust) attorney in Illinois, and when I asked him, he said, “See an attorney in Oregon.” We had a will done in Washington ($600) and don’t want to spend another $600 for the same (simple) […]

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Written by Joe Escalante

November 26th, 2013 at 12:13 pm