quiet title

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quiet title

Law
tr.v. quiet titled, quiet ti·tling, quiet ti·tles
To remove legally any uncertainties or adverse claims as to the ownership of (a piece of real estate).
adj. also qui·et-ti·tle (kwī′ĭ-tīt′l)
Of or relating to a lawsuit, right, or remedy moving such uncertainties or adverse claims.
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The Eugene City Council would need to approve the strategy before county officials could file the lawsuit, known as a quiet title action.
The purchaser in such cases might be required to bring a quiet title action naming all owners and possibly all lenders.
KDOT's petition listed Richard and Angel Britt (the Britts) as interested parties, because the Britts had an ongoing quiet title action seeking to claim title to Armendariz's tract through adverse possession.
If the writer were willing to part with a few hundred dollars, a lawyer should be able provide them with a basic opinion on whether they could prevail in a quiet title action based on adverse possession, or some other claim.
The trial court had dismissed the claims against the state itself as barred by the Eleventh Amendment, as well as the quiet title action and request for declaratory relief against the state officers, and had rejected on the merits the Tribe's claims against the officers for injunctive relief.
The Slushers stopped the statute running when they filed the quiet title action in 1990, seven years short of the required period.
In September 2009, the lessors of the Lenox and Snodgrass oil and gas leases filed a quiet title action against Tri-Valley, seeking termination of the leases.
Gorman appealed, arguing that the ten-year statute of limitations ran while the property was still in private hands, and therefore the Revised Code of Washington does not bar his quiet title action.
However, it is still my opinion that the only way we can clean up any title issues is by filing a quiet title action with the court.
The insureds filed a quiet title action before proceeding with construction and, on successful completion of the action, sued American Title for their fees and costs in the action, plus damages for increased building costs occasioned by the delay.
In May 1992, the superior court, acting on the quiet title action, awarded Tryck title to all the Upper Poorman claims, and half of the Lower Poorman claims.
Robo-signing perjury, missing assignments, no ownership of note, quiet title action, etc.