WVC 38 - 13 - 14
§38-13-14. Duties of assignor.
The assignor shall comply with all lawful orders of the
fiduciary commissioner, examine the correctness of all claims
presented against the estate if ordered by the fiduciary
commissioner so to do, and if any are incorrect or false notify
the trustee thereof immediately; deliver to the trustee all his
books, papers and records; execute and deliver such papers
relating to the estate as shall be ordered by the fiduciary
commissioner; execute and deliver to the trustee proper transfers
of all his property outside the state of West Virginia; attend
the first meeting of the creditors; and submit to an examination
under oath concerning the conduct of his business, the cause of
his inability to pay his debts, his dealings with his creditors
and other persons, the amount, kind and whereabouts of his
property, and all matters which may affect the administration and
settlement of his estate, but no testimony given by him shall be
offered in evidence against him in any criminal proceedings. The
books and papers of the assignor shall at all times be subject to
the inspection and examination of any creditor.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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