deed poll


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deed poll

Law a deed made by one party only, esp one by which a person changes his name
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You can change your name by Deed Poll as many times as you want," they say.
But Mr Watkins insisted the deed poll was void as by the time it was executed the council had given up its intention of turning the land into public open space.
No, it's not something that can all be done straight away, and the UK Deed Poll Service must or should know this.
Anyone who signs a Deed Poll commits themselves to abandoning their old name, using their new name at all times and requiring others to address them by their new name.
There is another form of deed poll but this involves attending the Supreme Court and can be the most expensive way to go about things.
He revealed the pounds 46 deed poll fee was money well spent, as he has already proved a knockout with a new woman.
Eileen became Pudsey Bear last month after bosses at the UK Deed Poll Service donated pounds 5,000 to her Children in Need appeal in exchange for her formally changing her name with them.
On the day of the Star award OJO was brandishing his fresh deed poll which proved to the world his new name.
Paul Gascoigne has been banned from changing his name to G8 by deed poll.
Police will get new powers to check EVERYONE who changes their name by deed poll to see if they have previous sex convictions.
Hills are not convinced Harper will be happy with her bizarre name and offer 66-1 that she changes it by deed poll before her 21st birthday.
Last night, two more contestants made it in by agreeing to legally change their names by deed poll.