The right of survivorship is a legal concept whereby a person takes ownership of another person’s property upon his death, according to Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute. The survivor assumes the ... More »

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Right of survivorship forms can be obtained and filed through the local country clerk's office, which also is called the county recorder or register of deeds), notes LawDepot. Multiple websites also create the form, but ... More »

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The right of survivorship in a joint tenancy deed means when a joint owner of a piece of property dies, the deceased's interest in the property is transferred to the remaining owner or owners, The Free Dictionary by Farl... More »

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A grand jury is a group of individuals who help a prosecutor decide whether to bring criminal charges, or indictment, against a suspect in a crime, according to Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute. ... More »

An adult ward of the state is an individual, 18 years of age and older, who is deemed incapacitated or incompetent in making decisions due to physical or mental disabilities, according to the Cornell University Law Schoo... More »

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A creditor files a Uniform Commercial Code-1 form, or UCC-1 financing statement, to secure an interest in the property of a debtor, according to the Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute. The form is ... More »

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The right of survivorship in a joint tenancy deed means when a joint owner of a piece of property dies, the deceased's interest in the property is transferred to the remaining owner or owners, The Free Dictionary by Farl... More »

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