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Young Lawyers Network Unclaimed PropertyIn common law, property without an owner would escheat to the state or feudda authority. In the 1950s, the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, in association with the American Bar Association, advanced the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act governing the treatment of unclaimed property. The most recent iteration is the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act created by the Uniform Law Commissioners in 1995. Most states have adopted...