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Should you make a relative your executor?

When making your estate plan, you will need to pick an executor. This person will carry out your wishes in accordance with your will and other official documents included in your estate plan. Thus, they will play a major role and hold a lot of responsibility. It is...

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What creates a binding contract?

Entering into a contract creates a legal agreement. If you break it, there are legal consequences. However, to enter into a contract that is binding, the contract must meet specific criteria. The Mississippi Bar explains a binding contract must have an exchange for...

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What are mineral rights?

People who are considering purchasing a property might think that they own everything on and in the land. That might be the case sometimes, but there’s one aspect of property ownership that some people don’t really understand – subsurface rights. These rights are...

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How long does probate take in Mississippi?

When a person dies, their estate generally goes to probate. The probate process varies by state, but in most cases, it can take several months or years, depending on the court caseload and the case's complexity. Understanding what causes delays in the probate process...

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We established this blog to share stories and information about topics relevant to our practice. Our intent is to regularly provide posts highlighting legal issues of local, state and national interest that we think you will find interesting. Check back later for...

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