As the saying goes, “The official is difficult to break the chores.” The chores are the concrete manifestations of the people’s most profound feelings. Marriage, family, and property are also the most basic parts of ordinary people’s lives.
Notarization, as an important means of legal remedy, plays an increasingly important role in preventing disputes, reducing litigation and protecting the legitimate rights and interests of citizens, legal persons and unincorporated organizations. In recent years, the proportion of family business in the processing of notarization business has been increasing, and the business content is closely related to the vital interests of the people. Involvement in family affairs through notarization, guiding and standardizing civil legal acts, publicizing legal common sense, answering legal advice, and providing notarization legal assistance are of great significance for rationalizing family relations, preventing conflicts from intensifying, and promoting family harmony and social stability.
Based on the public’s desire for fair, efficient and economical settlement of family disputes, and the good will to provide more quality and efficient notarization legal services for the people of the new era, July 24, 2018 The Changchun Municipal Bureau of Justice held the unveiling ceremony of the first batch of “Notarized Family Legal Service Centers” in Jilin Province at the Guo’an Notary Office of Changchun City. The first batch of listings were Changchun City Guoan Notary Office, Changchun City Loyalty Notary Office, Changchun City Zhongxin Notary Office, and Changchun City Dawn Notary Office.
The first batch of “Notary Legal Affairs Legal Service Center” in the province is established by relying on the notary office of Changchun City, with the family legal service as the core, and the purpose of maintaining family harmony and stability. Innovate legal service means, build a professional service platform, focus on solving family law problems, build new and healthy family relationships, and promote social fairness and justice. Its main function is to focus on the family affairs of all aspects of the citizen, give full play to the functional advantages of notarization supervision, certification, communication and service, and provide more convenient and intimate comprehensive notarization legal services for the citizens to solve domestic chores.
The main services of the Family Legal Service Center are as follows: First, the family is notarized. It mainly includes wills, property inheritance, property division agreements, gifts, pre-marital (couple) property agreement, bequest support agreement, support agreement, support agreement, change of child custody agreement, custody, preservation evidence, power of attorney, declaration, etc. The second is to draft a family law legal document. According to the notarization of the application, the parties drafted various types of contracts (agreements), wills, power of attorney, declarations and other family legal documents. The third is family legal advice. Including marriage and family relations, property relations, guardianship, support, maintenance (support) and other aspects of the legal provisions and the notarization business involved. The fourth is the family affairs auxiliary business. According to the entrustment of the parties, the people’s court, the state organs or other social organizations, handle the auxiliary affairs related to the family case. The fifth is the implementation of the estate affairs. Inspect the will, act as the executor of the will, convene the beneficiary of the will, announce the will; identify the inheritance, make a list of the estate, find out the qualifications and scope of the heir; count the deposit, keep the inheritance, convene and preside over the meeting of the heirs, promote the distribution of the inheritance, and handle the transfer of the estate formalities. Six is the mediation of family disputes. Marriage, cohabitation, raising (supporting), support, adoption, custody, separation of production, inheritance, bequests and other family disputes mediation.
“The family legal services are infinitely wide and demanding. From cradle to cemetery, people will encounter it in their lifetime. At present, the national business accounts for notarization. About 10% of the total amount of certification, Changchun City’s family business accounted for more than 30% of the total amount of notarization. The establishment of the family legal service center is to let the people get the most intimate legal services at home, to provide solutions for the family disputes A new program marks a new chapter in Changchun’s judicial administrative public legal services. Director of the Notary Public Work Management Office of Changchun Municipal Bureau of Justice, Mr. Yan Chunxia said.
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