Samuel Goldwyn once said, “An oral contract is as good as the paper it’s written on.” But is this always the case? The truth is a legal document can be binding and effective even if it isn’t perfectly drafted and neatly printed up on expensive paper. Would you believe a will can be valid if it’s handwritten on a big piece of wood? That’s what happened with the Last Will and Testament of Marilyn S. Rhodeback, of Johnstown, New Jersey. Ms. Rhodeback passed away earlier this year and her will, … [Read more...] about What Makes a Legal Document “Legal”?