Notary Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | This Week is Dimming Down, Don’t be a Clown and Don’t You Frown

NotaryforLovedOnes

An example of a dire situation is when a person is admitted into ICU.  There are tracheotomies, ventilators and other harsh conditions, such as paralysis that sometimes impede a signing when a person has been admitted into this ward.  Hospital signings themselves can be tricky – maneuvering around HIPPA regulations (you cannot ask hospital staff if someone has Sound Mind), navigating the halls and room structure and sequestering family members are all a part of the job. Continue reading

Notary for Amendment to Trust | Greer, SC

“As a resource, I have provided the link to a website where you can find your state’s Secretary of State website.  And yes, even the Secretary of State‘s website for South Carolina is included.” An Amendment Document to a Trust … Continue reading

Notary for Affidavit on Behalf of Original Invention Documents | Coffee Underground

It was a snowy few hours in Greenville, South Carolina and during that time, a client’s dream of receiving notary service was realized.  The signer who appeared before the notary previously had another notary public for the state stamp original … Continue reading

Notary for Affiant Statement Regarding Original Documents | The Village Grind

On the afternoon of Friday, January 8, 2016, a caller for a rescheduled apppointment appeared before a notary at The Village Grind coffee shop. The signing was for a Jurat/Affiant Statement. Residents will call in to have identification ‘authorized’ or ‘certified as an original or true copy’ by a notary public. Unfortunately, Notaries Public in the State of South Carolina do not have the ability to do this. Continue reading