How to Order a Copy of a Will in Probate Court?

Answer Probate court matters are subject to state and federal Freedom of Information laws, so you can view last will and testament documents even if you aren't related to the person who filed it. Wills be... Read More »

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Can your father get a court order making you visit him if you are 15 and live with your mom and haven't seen your father in 5 months and he is threatening to get a court order if you don't visit?

Answer yes he can, provided they have filed a settlement agreement with the court in the county in which you live which gives your father rights of visitation or parenting time. If your mom does n... Read More »

What happens in probate court?

Probate courts oversee the distribution of a deceased person's assets, according to the Oregon State Bar. Assets are anything of value owned by the deceased, such as vehicles, property and cash.Wil... Read More »

What is probate court?

Most states have a special court to handle the common topic of inheritance and wills, called "probate court". Probate courts resolve disputes over a deceased individual's property, but are not alwa... Read More »

What is a probate court investigator?

A probate court investigator is a neutral party assigned to your case who is responsible for assessing your situation through interviews and reporting to the judge.FunctionBy interviewing both part... Read More »