Ancillary Probates in Oklahoma Ancillary Probates in Oklahoma The spouses children, heirs, devises or legatees of an individual who dies owning property in several states may be faced with having to have probate actions in each of those states. An ancillary probate may be the solution Royalty Payments in Suspense? Often an oil and gas… Continue reading Ancillary Probates in Oklahoma
Here is the problem. Title in many assets does not automatically pass to the relatives without a court order. Troublesome assets include: Real Estate Oil, Gas, Royalty and Mineral Interests Vehicles Bank Accounts Often children or even a spouse may find that they are unable to sell, mortgage or transfer the property because “title” is… Continue reading Inherited Headaches: Small Estates, Delayed Probates and Out-of-State Decedents
Joint Tenancy is one of many ways two or more people can hold title to property. Most married couples hold title to their homes as Joint Tenants. It is one of the simplest ways to hold property. Here is how it works most of the time: John and Mary are a married couple and purchase… Continue reading Joint Tenancy instead of a Trust or Will? Better Think Twice.