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GRANDPARENT RIGHTS: Recent RIVERSIDE Case Orders VISITATION To GP After DEATH OF PARENT

Hoag v. Diedjomahor (October 17, 2011), 200 Cal.App.4th 1008 The Facts The Fourth Appellate Division released a published opinion on October 17, 2011 in the case of Hoag v. Diedjomahor, a case which ...
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Our Disso is Final But We Never Changed the JOINT TENANCY DEEDS. My Ex Just DIED.

Q. I just found out that my ex-partner passed away last week. Our partnership disso became final six months ago. We had agreed to hold some commercial property jointly until the real estate market ...
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What does "COMMUNITY PROPERTY WITH RIGHT OF SURVIVORSHIP" Mean?

Q. I am considering a divorce. I have found the deed to our home, and I see that the grant deed by which we took title is held like this "to Jim... and Mary..., husband and wife, as Community ...
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What SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS are paid upon the DEATH of a SPOUSE after DIVORCE

Q. What widow's benefits exist from Social Security if my former spouse dies? In order to qualify for derivative widow (widower) Social Security benefits, a couple must have been married for at ...
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