Kim Kardashian has been granted a restraining order against a man who posted her a package containing a diamond engagement ring and an emergen…
Q: My husband, daughter and I are planning to combine households with my mother. She is a widow with some new health problems, and no longer wishes to live alone.
Q: I have a friend who purchased a home in 2019. He bought the home even though the home inspection found the property had a bad septic system.
F. Lee Bailey, the attorney who defended O.J. Simpson, Patricia Hearst and the alleged Boston Strangler, but whose legal career halted when he was disbarred in two states, has died.
Q: I bought a house after a fire. The sale was “as is.” After closing, the seller filed an emergency motion to access the house two times up to two weeks after her move out of the home. The house’s roof is half collapsed, and the home is not safe. I asked the seller to sign a waiver if she gets injured, but the seller refused. How do I handle this situation?
Q: I have a question about adding a name to the deed of a house. My boyfriend (we have never married) and I have one son together. Our son has my last name and is now an adult. My boyfriend is the one who bought the home we live in and the home is in his name.
Civil rights attorney Ben Crump and family members of Black Americans killed at the hands of law enforcement met Thursday with South Carolina'…
Q: I own a home that my mother gave me by quitclaim deed. She did this two months before she passed away.
Music mogul Dr. Dre has been told by a court in Los Angeles that he must pay $500,000 to the lawyers of his estranged wife.
A lawyer representing the family of a teen who was killed by a Columbus police officer is calling for a federal investigation into her death, …
Q: I just watched one of your YouTube videos about 1031 exchanges. We are a family of investors and have done quite a few 1031 exchanges. How do we facilitate the change of ownership on a property that was acquired through a 1031? My parents want to transfer the ownership of a few of their properties to me and my siblings.
Q: I read your article on using real estate attorneys in residential closings. What a bunch of drivel. I have handled tens of thousands, if not over 200,000 closings, settlements and escrows in all 50 states since 1996 and have found the greatest costs are always in states where we had to use attorneys.
Lynne Spears has filed a new court document against her ex-husband Jamie Spears for "improper" attorney fees for services not "in good faith [and] for benefit" of their daughter Britney Spears.
How many horror stories have you heard about homeowners who want to sue their contractor? These disputes arise for numerous reasons, but in almost all cases it comes down to defective workmanship. Sometimes it’s non-performance, when the contractor vaporizes and stops showing up at the job. In rare cases, it’s actually fraud in which the contractor takes a deposit and disappears.
Q: You co-authored an article a few years back about a homeowner that faced a seller that hid defects in their home. In the article it mentioned an asbestos issue.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – An acting replacement for former US Attorney Peter McCoy has been named. First assistant US Attorney M. Rhett DeHart will lead the office until President Joe Biden appoints a successor that's confirmed by the Senate. As acting US attorney, DeHart will supervise the district's criminal, civil, appellate, and administrative divisions and serve as the liaison between the office and district Chief Judge R. Bryan Harwell.
“I Care a Lot” is incredibly good during its first 30 minutes or so. Then, it takes an abrupt left turn and becomes a film that doesn’t quite know what it wants to be.
Q: I have a question about transferring my home to my children. I have a house that I plan to leave to my daughters in my will. I realize that this route will mean going through a probate, which is both a time consuming and expensive process. I am also aware that a living trust would allow me to transfer the ownership of the home to my kids without probate.
The House impeachment managers are requesting former President Donald Trump testify before or during his Senate impeachment trial, which is scheduled to begin next week.