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What are the legal implications of the director and witnesses of the person who forged the signature?

While my husband was traveling on business out of state, under time pressure he pushed my naive 24 year old son to take a legal document requiring my signature (without my prior knowledge or consent) ...
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Example of wills being declared forged without the signature being forged?

Is there case law in common-law-based legal systems regarding claims that a will is forged - but without the signature being forged, and without the text being altered after the signature? For ...
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Close family member got me intro trouble in my home country, unsure how to proceed [closed]

I have immigrated from European countryA to European countryB several years ago. Before I left I was operating a small business with a close family member, they were taking care of the accounting/tax ...
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What do I do if someone forged my name on bill of sale to transfer title?

Hello I need help with advice on where to go with the situation I'm in. I made a deal with the guy to trade my Dodge Durango and my Mustang for his Suzuki street bike and a $2000 digital water pump. I ...
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What are the consequences of forging a will, in common law and in civil law?

In any legal system (in which individuals can transfer property ownership upon their death through wills), there are probably criteria for when a will is admissible (e.g. the deceased was cognitively ...
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Someone forged my signature in the bill of sales

I brought a used car from Mr. A. However it was not his car. He went with Mr. B, the real owner, to an office dealing with auto registration and sign the paper together without me being there. I did ...
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How do I press charges against my former broker for forgery?

I am a Realtor. When I was first licensed I began working for a broker in Los Angeles, CA. After almost 2 years we had a dispute and he refused to pay me. It was at this time it was discovered that I ...
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Name forged on automobile bill of sale

My daughter and I sold her car in late September to someone on Craigslist. The car was a lemon so we sold it to Mr X for half of what it would have been. He in turn sold the car 2-3 days later to Ms ...
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What is the difference between “tamper,” “alter,” and “mutilate”

For example the words given here Whoever falsely makes, forges, counterfeits, mutilates, or alters any passport or instrument purporting to be a passport, with intent that the same may be used; ...
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What if somebody copies your signature on a contract that says you can't sue them?

What can the person do in such cases? And further more, what can the judge do to stop this paradox?
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My signature was forged on a bill of sale for a vehicle

I know for fact my signature was forged on a bill of sale for a vehicle. The buying party also knew my signature was forged as it was done right in front of them. Can the buying party also be held ...
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Forged signature in DHL Invoice

My sister in India sent her dysfunctional iphone to me in the UK through DHL. She signed some paperwork and was charged Rs. 4300 for the transfer. She did not quote a value for the product nor did she ...
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Is a document considered falsified if it has no stamp or signature?

So if we have a falsified document (diploma, certificate, official documents, etc.), with all the correct information, submitted in electronic version, but Without a signature/stamp With a signature/...
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Are forged signatures on company documents illegal?

Are forged signatures illegal on company documents even if they're forged by the director of the company? Example: I looked over some documents for a small company founded by three persons, I believe ...
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Using fictitious and forged document in personal injury case

After a slip and fall that required surgery, I retained an attorney and filed a personal injury suit against the corporation. At the time of the injury I filled out an Onsight Incident report. I ...
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Wrong name used on bank account

I know someone who was planning on legally changing their name to avoid detection by abusive family members. When opening a bank account she used her correct social security number, but used her ...
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What can I do if someone forges letters in my name?

Someone has been forging letters to my children's schools in my name. How can I put a stop to this?
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What happens if I forge a customer's signature? [closed]

So I work at a Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician, and it was my first day today. I got assigned to work at the drive-thru for customers picking up their prescriptions. So our system always asks for ...
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forged signature passport applications in Victoria, Australia

Can someone get into trouble if they have forged my husband's signature on his children's passport application forms in Victoria, Australia? Initial forms were signed and sent back but apparently ...
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Legal remedies if an employee forges my name

I am considering putting a boat out for charter and this may require employing a master to run the boat. Typically a ship master will enter their days underway in a nautical log. These logs are ...
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What is the remedy if a lawyer forges a client's signature on a will?

Assume that a lawyer forges his or her client's signature on a will. What is the remedy for anyone who believes they've been injured by the execution of the will?
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Can a person get in trouble for using an altered photo ID?

I am not 18 yet, actually 17. And I found this awesome way to make money online, but it requires you to be at least 18 years of age. The website asks for a photo of your ID at the registration. So I ...
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Is forging another's signature prosecutable if forger had permission?

After reading this post, I realized that a significant percentage of my friends and family could go to prison for forgery. Many couples I know sign one another's names all the time, including on the ...
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Is it legal to forge a employee's signautre

I have recently been fired from my company. Filling out my unemployment information, I realized that my employer signed my W-4, and Direct Deposit Authorization as me (Forged). I am worried they may ...
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Is forging a signature a crime in Australia?

My landlord has dishonestly processed the security bond refund form without my knowledge. The landlord forged my signature to claim half of the bond, to which he is not entitled. The landlord ...