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Legal Assistance Items, March 1981
Missouri will now allow a nonresident to serve as the personal representative of a decedent’s estate. Missouri’s state inheritance tax was repealed; under the new law, the state will now impose a "pickup tax (a state ...
Video Requiem: Thy Will Be Done
Video recording will execution ceremonies can be very useful as they may help avoid will contests. The author gives an outline of the procedure to follow when videotaping a will execution ceremony, the required substantive ...
Legal Assistance Items, September 1981
This short article covers various legal topics that may be of interest to military members and personnel, including subjects such as the validity of foreign divorce in Louisiana; the Truth in Lending Act and Cash Discount ...
Legal Assistance Items, February 1982
A collection of legal updates and news related to military legal assistance. The amended Truth-in-Lending Act requires disclosure violations to be “material” before statutory damages of twice the finance charge are awarded ...
Drafting Wills for Foreign-Domiciled Clients
Nonresidents often have good reasons for needing or wanting a will in the United States, especially if they own property locally. This article discusses how to create a will for a United States nonresident and how to avoid ...
DoD Directive 7200.1 and the Army’s Proposed Dollar Target System: Are Allowances Allowable?
The Department of Defense and the Army both responded to the Anti-Deficiency Act with various regulations and publications. The Department of Defense published DoD Directive 7200.1, which was designed to control agency ...
Legal Assistance Items, August 1981
Texas cannot compel jury service for active duty military members acting under federal law and the orders of a superior.
Legal Assistance Items, March 1982
The Military Family Resource Center (MFRC) is an international center to support family advocacy in the military services and to assist professionals who provide help to military people and their families around the world. ...
Legal Assistance Items, October 1981
Legislation was submitted to authorize and statutorily recognize military legal assistance programs. A Notary Public’s duties include attesting to the fact that an oath was administered, but they do not include authenticating ...
Legal Assistance Items, June 1981
Legal Assistance Office libraries should contain available source material; the article lists publications which can be obtained for free or for minimal expense. A collection agency harassed debtors in violation of the ...