Vacant succession

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(Law) one that is claimed by no person, or where all the heirs are unknown, or where all the known heirs to it have renounced it.
- Burrill.

See also: Vacant

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This contract relates to relocation benefits and clearing the accommodation and various cluttered furniture, for reasons such as rental or commercial evictions, illegal occupations (squats and without right or title), departures without notice tenants in title and the vacant successions (Death of the named tenant) in a concern for hygiene and surrender to the rental property.