There are several questions related to the validity of the signature, including the extent to which a validity signature may be filed after the seller’s death, andAlaa Mohamed, the lawyer and legal expert, says that it is permissible to file a lawsuit validating the signature of the heirs of the seller who signed the initial sale contract in his lifetime, provided that in this case the documents are submitted.
1- The contract of sale in question
2- The legal information of the seller through which he proves his death and the identification of his legal heirs.
3- A guardianship decision if one of the heirs is recommended
Provided that the assignment here is for all the heirs to acknowledge the validity of their inheritance’s signature on this sales contract, and upon their approval of this signature, they pay with ignorance, and here the court directs to them the right of not knowing.
And he continued, “Muhammad”, that the burden of proving the signature of the seller on the sales contract is transferred to the buyer who proves that by all means of proof, including evidence, and this does not deny that the heirs are then entitled to challenge forgery by filing a sub-fraud case in accordance with the provision of Article 49 of Evidence law.
Many citizens ask about cases in which a judge in the signature validation lawsuit may search the solid of the paper for which the signature is required.
There are 4 cases in which a judge may examine the substance of the paper for which the signature is valid.
First: If the paper whose validity is required to sign it violates public order and public morals.
Second: If the paper whose validity is required to sign it is against the law.
Third: If the document whose validity is required to be signed requires verification of the challenge of forgery on the basis of the customary paper’s information before deciding the case..
Fourth: If the paper whose validity is required to be signed requires verification of the challenge by moral forgery.