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quitclaim:

see deeddeed,
in law, written document that is signed and delivered by which one person conveys land or other realty (see property) to another. A deed may assure the extent of the conveying party's ownership or, if the party is uncertain of the precise extent, he issues a quitclaim (i.e.
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quitclaim

[′kwit‚klām]
(mining engineering)
Legal release of a claim, right, title, or interest by one person or estate to another.
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If this information is obtained by reliance on an officer's certificate, the opinion becomes entirely dependent on the accuracy of the information the attorney receives and is, in essence, the "quitclaim opinion" disfavored by the ABA Guidelines.(93) Reliance on an officer's certificate is appropriate only if it is reasonable to do so without investigation.
Still, while records show no cases of foreclosure, they do indicate that three quitclaims and 45 transfers to new owners occurred throughout the decade.