Category Archives: Estate Planning

Article on Freezing the Future: Elective Egg Freezing and the Limits of the Medical Expense Deduction

Tessa Davis published an Article entitled, Freezing the Future: Elective Egg Freezing and the Limits of the Medical Expense Deduction, Tax Law: Tax Law & Policy eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: Section 213 of the….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Article on Making a Pipe Dream a Reality: The Legislation Estate Planners Need to Get Marijuana Based Assets out of Limbo

Sergio Herrera published an Article entitled, Making a Pipe Dream a Reality: The Legislation Estate Planners Need to Get Marijuana Based Assets out of Limbo, 10 Est. Plan. & Comm. Prop. L.J. 157 (2017). Provided below is an abstract of….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Russian Woman Dies After Given Formaldehyde Instead of Saline Drip

27-year-old Ekaterina Fedyaeva underwent routine surgery at a hospital in Ulyanovsk, Russia when hospital staff inadvertently hooked her up to a formalin drip instead of the intended saline drip. Formalin drips contain formaldehyde, which is a chemical used in many….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Article on Bridging the Gap Between Mental Illness and Firearms in Probate Courts

Michael Bell published an Article entitled, Bridging the Gap Between Mental Illness and Firearms in Probate Courts, 10 Est. Plan. & Comm. Prop. L.J. 125 (2017). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: Joe and his wife Sandy were….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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What Happens If Your Business Files for Bankruptcy

If your business has racked up so much debt that you’re thinking about making the difficult decision to file for bankruptcy, don’t hesitate to consult with an experienced business lawyer first.  A lawyer can properly advise you about what happens when you file for bankruptcy, so that you know exactly what you’re getting into. Once you’ve talked to your lawyer and decided that bankruptcy is the way to go, there are a few important facts you need to be aware of. Your lawyer will certainly help you with the bankruptcy petition, and ensure that the relevant schedules are submitted. Once that’s been done, here’s what happens. All your creditors will be notified. This means that they can no longer make any attempt to collect outstanding debts. Your business lawyer will give you all the details about how this automatic stay will protect you. A local bankruptcy trustee will be appointed by the US Trustee Program, with responsibility for….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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