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What Are My Legal Rights as a Beneficiary? And More Free Legal Q&A – Free Joe 2/1/13

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Tracy: My son is a beneficiary in his grandfathers will (in Minnesota). Doesn’t he have a right to see the will if he is named in it (especially if he has specifically requested to see it)? If his dad won’t show the will to him, is there any way we can get a copy of it through the probate courts?

Joe Escalante: If a will is probated, it becomes a public document. Go to the court…

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 5th, 2013 at 6:18 am

Do Last Wills Have to Be Notarized to Be Valid? Plus More Legal Advice – Free Joe Friday 8/19/11

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If a Last Will is not notarized, will it still be a legally binding document?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 23rd, 2011 at 6:35 am

Dissolving an LLC, Avoiding Probate, Child Entrepreneurs, and More Legal Advice – Free Joe Friday 8/5/11

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Hi! Here’s my legal question: I recently partook in an online consumer survey. For my participation, I was to receive a $5 check. My check arrived, but it was in the amount of $25. Is their screwup my gain, or am I legally bound to notify them/return it?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 9th, 2011 at 6:29 am

Dying Without a Will, YouTube Takedown Notices, and More Legal Advice – Free Joe Friday 7/22/11

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What is the best way to “question” yourself if you are acting as your own attorney in family court? How do you make sure you get to tell your side of the story?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

July 26th, 2011 at 6:02 am

Commercial Lease Pitfalls and More Legal Advice – Free Joe Friday 7/1/11

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I’m looking at my first real commercial lease agreement for a bigger space.. Lots to consider in this economy! Among the 32 pages of legalese, are there any common ‘gotchas’ that I should be looking out for?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

July 5th, 2011 at 6:37 am

Music Copyright, Contested Divorce, HIPAA Violations, and More – Free Joe Friday 2/11/11

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Jeanne: Hi Joe, It’s been a financially tough year for me too, I’ve been paying a part of my disposable income to all my […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 15th, 2011 at 5:11 am