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devisee

A person who inherits real property by virtue of provisions in a will.

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TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) [Article 15: Prior to payment of the inheritance tax, the estate shall not be divided or paid to heirs or devisees, and no title to any of the estate property shall be transferred.
En el caso en particular de DeVisee la FM esta implementada a traves del programa MAX/MSP (34) donde el subpatch o modulo simpleFM~ es el originador de los sonidos y es el centro para la manipulacion aleatoria.
Such facts may include fraud, forgery, or duress in the execution of instruments affecting title to the insured land; false impersonation of the landowner; execution of instruments by a minor or an incompetent person; heirs not disclosed in the public records who have an interest in the land; wills not discovered before purported devisees conveyed their supposed interests in the title; improper notice of judicial proceedings given to those with interests in the land; deeds executed under powers of attorney subsequently declared to be invalid; undisclosed marriages and divorces which result in claims of marital property rights; and copyists' and indexing errors.
It is appropriate, in the spirit of educating people about gay, lesbian, and non-traditional families, to state who you are and who you consider to be your family and devisees.
126) She came to the false conclusion that her original devisee, Richard Dixon, had stolen from her and proceeded to disinherit him.
For an early statement of the argument, see Cunningham's Devisees v.
to be an heir or devisee of the incapacitated principal, the agent
24) That is, the intended purpose may be carried out within reasonable time limits, if the devisee or legatee will exercise a generally personal, nonmandatory "power," to appoint or expend funds that are otherwise held in trust for distribution in default of appointment to beneficiaries implied by law--that is, for the testator's successors in interest or for the other beneficiaries of the trust.
179) When a donor or testator attempts to make marital status a condition of eligibility for ownership of a property interest, the balancing process must include consideration of the individual liberty of the donee or the devisee,(180) This is true even if the liberty interest claimed is not a constitutionally protected right, such as the "right to be single.
We can advise the owner or devisee if the property is managed well, or how to increase the return from a property even if the existing management is adequate.
220) A will executed near the end of the testator's life removed an $8,000 bequest to a beloved housekeeper, replacing it with a bequest of only $ 1,000 and inserted the alleged illegitimate son as a devisee to the exclusion of all other relatives.
When a devisee of inherited property makes a disclaimer, the disclaimed property passes as if the devisee predeceased the decedent and, if the disclaimer is "qualified" (as defined in the Internal Revenue Code), the transfer will result in no transfer tax consequences to the devisee.