LawGuru Answers - Recent Free Legal Questions http://www.lawguru.com/answers/ Free legal questions answered on LawGuru.com support@lawguru.com (LawGuru Support) We rented a property for 2 weeks in Newport Beach but the... http://www.lawguru.com/legal-questions/california-real-estate/rented-property-weeks-newport-beach-601127270/ We rented a property for 2 weeks in Newport Beach but the management firm misrepresented that there was a TV in the master bedroom, when there was not. Is that against the law or just bad business? How do I notify/find the owner to notify them of... (Replies: 1) 601127270 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:25:37 PDT Client died, he has a wife and adult child and no will. His... http://www.lawguru.com/legal-questions/illinois-wills-trust-probate/client-died-wife-adult-child-504304655/ Client died, he has a wife and adult child and no will. His wife's name is not on all the bank accounts. They shared one main account. They are legally married and she is a citizen. 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