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Pennsylvania Special Warranty Deed Form

A Pennsylvania special warranty deed provides a method of transferring property from one person, or persons, to another in Pennsylvania. Instead of granting a full warranty on the transfer, this type of deed provides a special or limited warranty whereby the seller (known as the “grantor”) agrees to defend the buyer (or “grantee”) against any…

Pennsylvania Quit Claim Deed Form

A Pennsylvania quit claim deed is a basic form that allows for the quick transfer of an interest or claim on property from one party to another. This document will define such items as the Consideration Paid, the Grantor, Grantee, and the Property in combination with the required language for this document. This form must…

Pennsylvania Landlord Notice to Enter

A Pennsylvania notice to enter alerts a tenant of the reason and date their landlord needs to enter their rental unit. There is no state law in Pennsylvania that outlines requirements for landlords providing a tenant with notice of their intent to enter. It is advisable for landlords to provide reasonable notice to tenants based…

Pennsylvania Non-Compete Agreement Template

A Pennsylvania non-compete agreement is legal to protect the employer’s business interests for a specific time period and geographic extent. A non-compete must balance safeguarding an employer’s legitimate business and an employee’s claim to earn a living. Laws Legally Enforceable? Balance Test Continued Employment Attorneys (prohibited) Maximum Term Geographic Limitation Blue Penciling Legally Enforceable? Yes,…

Pennsylvania Notary Acknowledgment Form

A Pennsylvania notary acknowledgment form is used to authenticate the signing of a document. It indicates that all parties mentioned within the document were present at the time of signing and that their signatures are in fact their own. This form will often be required for estate transfers, vehicle titles, firearm bills of sale, and other…

Pennsylvania Revocable Living Trust Form

The Pennsylvania revocable living trust is a legal arrangement wherein the creator places their property and assets into a separate entity so that those involved can benefit from the advantages not normally provided by a standard Will. The principal advantages of creating a revocable living trust are that the Beneficiaries of the estate will avoid probate, that…

Pennsylvania Self-Proving Affidavit Form

A Pennsylvania self-proving affidavit form is a legal instrument that acts as sworn testimony on behalf of two (2) witnesses of the signing of a last will and testament. By attaching the affidavit to the Will, the witnesses will not be needed to testify in probate court when the Testator’s estate is divided amongst its beneficiaries….

Pennsylvania Name Change Forms – How to Change Your Name in PA

Use an attorney at ContractsCounsel to change your name! A Pennsylvania name change form is to be completed by an applicant petitioning for a name change through their county’s Court of Common Pleas. Name changes are often granted by the assigned judge as long as the petitioner files the forms properly, meets the general requirements…

Pennsylvania Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) Order Form – Sample Only

A Pennsylvania do not resuscitate (DNR) order form provides an individual with the ability to avoid life-saving treatments in the event that they experience cardiac or respiratory arrest. The DNR is valid once signed by the patient (or authorized representative) and the patient’s physician. Subsequently, if EMS providers attend to the patient and view the DNR, or…

Pennsylvania Security Deposit Demand Letter

A Pennsylvania security deposit demand letter is a document that an individual will send to a landlord who has failed to pay back the deposit made at the beginning of the lease. State law requires that the landlord provide an ex-tenant with a written list of damages that are deducted from the original security deposit within…