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How do you get a document legally notarized?

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Go to a notary public. * Take the document(s) and required identification to a licensed Notary Public. All persons executing the document must be present at the time of legal attestation.

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Is a notary legally binding?

A notarized document is not necessarily a legally binding document. A properly written and properly signed and propely notarized document may help you in court, but the only thing a notarized document proves is that the people who signed the document were who they said they were.

What makes a document legally binding?

A document is legally binding if it has been notarized by a licensed notary. It is also legally binding if it has been filed in court.

Is a document that is required to be notarized and is not a legal document?

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What does getting a document notarized actually accomplish legally?

It means that the person signing is really that person.

What is the time period when a notarized document expires?

A document is not notarized. A signature is. The notarized signature never expires. Whether or not the document expires depends on what kind of document it is.

How do you change a notarized document?

You don't. You write another document, and have that notarized.

Can you revoke a notarized document?

A notarized document can be revoked. This is when any of the clauses in the document has been breached.

How long is a notarized document valid in the Philippines?

A notarized document never expires. It is always a valid document.

Can a legal document be altered after it is notarized?

No. It is illegal to alter a signed document after it has been notarized.

I have Bill of sale no title?

A bill of sale is a document that must be legally notarized. This document then shows that you have ownership of the object that you have the bill of sale for. The title takes time to arrive.

What is the definition of a legally binding document?

A legally binding document is a document that is enforceable in a court of law. Generally, it requires signatures from the parties to the agreement and may need to be notarized depending on the document. In order to be legally binding the agreement must be legal. A court will not enforce an agreement between parties that involves some illegal act no matter how carefully the document was drafted ad executed.

Can a Virginia notary be used on a California legal probate document?

I have a California Probate document that I need to notarize. Can I have it notarized in the state of Virginia instead of California and still be legally binding?

What notary document looks like?

Anything can be notarized. It is the SIGNATURE on the document that is notarized not the content of the document itself. Notarized documents will have a Notary's seal on the signature page accompanied by the Notary's stamp and signature block.

What is the difference between a Notarized copy of a document and a Certified copy of a document?

A notarized copy of a document is one in which a Notary witnessed the signing of a document. A Certified copy of a document is verification of its authenticity.

What happens if a document is notarized by a notary who has an expired commission?

The signature on the document(s) is invalid (possibly rendering the documents legally invalid), and the ex-Notary has left themselves open to prosecution.

What must a notarized document have?

A notarized document shall have the sign and seal of the Notary. And the number as to its entry in the register maintained by the notary.

Can you fax a notarized document?

yes you can

Can a Virginia Notary notarize a document that is to be recorded in another state if the document is signed and notarized in Virginia?

Can a Virginia Notary notarize a document that is to be recorded in another state if the document is signed and notarized in Virginia?

Does the document Power Of Attorney have to be notarized or is your signature all that is needed?

Yes, needs to be notarized

Is it possible to have a document notarized even it has date discrepancy?

Documents are not notarized. Signatures on documents are.

DOES a notarized document become a binding contract?

The notary seal and notary's signature does not make a document a binding contract. The signatures on a contract can be notarized. However, when a document if notarized, the notary is simply stating that to the best of their knowledge the signature is that of the person signing the document. In other words, the notary verifies a signature that they witness. A contract would be binding once the participants sign it in front of the notary and the document is notarized.

Can a notarized document be fought in courts?

Not necessarily. Just because it's notarized doesn't mean it's a public document or filed anywhere.

Where would a venue normally be found on a notarized document?

The name of a venue would normally be found at the beginning of a notarized document. It should be clearly notated.

Where do you get something notorized?

Generally, you can get a document notarized at your bank or attorney's office. You can also usually get a document notarized at the local courthouse or at the land records office.

Does a power of attorney need to be notarized in the State of Washington?

state law declares that the document is presumed to be genuine if it is notarized.