Is petition to partition reversible once the process is started?

Asked about 1 year ago - Rehoboth, MA

If the other party comes to realize the costliness of petition to partition and agrees to sell privately, can the petition be dropped?

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  1. David R. Lucas

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    Answered . As long as a judgment hasn't entered. In fact, the court will be very, very happy to dismiss such a petition if you can settle with the other side of the case!

  2. Julie Court Molloy

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    Answered . Yes, I believe so.

    No attorney-client relatonship is created in responding to this question, and advice provided is based solely on... more
  3. Thomas J Callahan

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    Answered . It certainly can.

    To questioners from West Virginia & New York: Although I am licensed to practice in your state, I practice on a... more

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