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Sentimental or Argumentative

Sentimental or Argumentative

Recently, the family of Robin Williams commenced the not unfamiliar process of destroying family relationships by fighting over sentimental assets. Surely the decedent never wanted there to be a fight and was sure he had taken care of everything so that this would be...
What Happens When Your Guardian Abuses You?

What Happens When Your Guardian Abuses You?

When a person (“Person”) requires help to care for themselves or to manage his or her affairs, the court will appoint a guardian and conservator (“G/C”). The conservator must provide a surety bond equal to the amount of assets the Person has plus 10%, and provide an...
Obama’s New Overtime Rule

Obama’s New Overtime Rule

As most people know, overtime law provides that hourly workers must be paid “time-and-a-half,” or 1.5 times their hourly wage for hours worked in excess of 40 hours per week. Generally, employers are exempt from paying overtime wages to salaried workers. In order to...
Tax Scams on the Rise

Tax Scams on the Rise

Unfortunately, tax scams are the on the rise.  So you don’t become a victim to these scams, remember these important reminders from the IRS: 1.  The IRS will never call to demand immediate payment, or call about taxes owed without first having mailed you a bill; 2....
Is Estate Planning Just Preparing a Will?

Is Estate Planning Just Preparing a Will?

Most people think (when they get around to thinking about it) that an estate plan is determining who to name as their beneficiary in a Will, personal representative and maybe a guardian/conservator of their assets.  However, if that was all there was to it everyone...