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Survivor1234
Hi I went through a very 4 and a half year long divorce, the house got transferred to me via the consent order, the mortgage is in joint names however the order states I’m fully liable for the debt...
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pinkjudy45
Could somebody tell me if I could put a house I own (that's rented out) into my granddaughters name, she 12 years old, or is this not legal....
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Monika
who is responsible for cutting a hedge between two properties? Is it the sole responsibility of the owner of the hedge or is your neighbour legally bound to upkeep their side?
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Bert45
By what right do schools fine parents for taking children out of school during term time? Perhaps 'fine' is technically the wrong word. I thought only courts could fine people when an offence,...
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naomi24
An acquaintance has a daughter who has two children from two different fathers, neither of whom are now with the family. Both children are badly behaved, the elder having been suspended from school...
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jimmyboy69
Ok very long story short. I lived with my mother caring for her as she had cancer and so do I. She passed away a year and s half ago. My dad died 20 years ago and so half of the house already belonged...
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ferlew
My son and daughter in law have been renting a house for some 14 years. Yesterday they had an email from the Landlords agent saying the landlord wants to sell the property, and they will discuss...
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davidjohndesigns
We live at the very last house on a Cul de Sac, have done for the past 3 years, our deeds show that we own the entire plot, even though it looks like a bit of road, this bit of road actually forms...
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bluemoon1
I have been researching my family tree and obtained a copy of a decree nisi which states that The marriage between Name of Bride Respondent and Name of Husband Petitioner be dissolved by reason that...
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rosiew
Hi Answebankers We recently lost our lovely mum, although she made a will it still has to go into probate. We are not allowed to start clearing her house and we have been told that it will cost money...
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Choppychunk
Could someone please tell me, I live on a Park Home site which has management people keeping the site in order. I'm living with my parents and one of the rules are 1 car per household, which we abide...
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Questman
I run a small business from my home. I moved to a new address about three years ago and set up a phone line and broadband in the name of my business with a small provider. Being a business line I was...
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nicelander
A member of staff has sold a knife to a minor without challenging their age. Does the law stipulate that the store or that staff member face court action?...
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Ploppy1999
Hi everybody. I rent a house via northwood (managed property service) and pay a mortage on it. The rent covers the mortgage. I need to complete a self assment but the document makes it look like i...
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tali1
Confused by this -the HM site isn't very clear at all.Some sites say i have to use a solicitor, others say i can do it myself .I think it is quitclaim form.There is no mortgage.To avoid any issues i...
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Woodstock
My friend's company has recently been taken over by another company. She told me that, now, every day, before they leave the premises, all employees have to be subjected to a bag, car or clothes...
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jw47
My late brother in law put in his hand written will that he wanted his best mate to have his railway wall plates. My sister has tried several times over the past 8 years to give them to his friend but...
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hammerman
Posting this for my daughter. Last year, she purchased a complete bathroom suite from Wickes which included all the tiling, flooring etc etc....plus installation. Bathroom installed last August but...
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crapmemory
Instead of waiting for me and OH to die, is there any legal way we can leave our house to our sons while we are still alive? TIA
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GldSG
I'm looking for a consumer protection law in the Britisih Virgin Islands. More specifically, who talks about « misleading omissions » like in the UK law. Since the BVI law applies most Commonwealth...

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