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Alberta Law Reform Institute Report on Inter-provincial Recognition of Substitute Decision-Making Documents

In December 2017, the Alberta Law Reform Institute (ALRI) released a report for discussion on Inter-provincial Recognition of Substitute Decision-Making Documents.Substitute decision-making documents (also called powers of attorney, proxies, personal directives, etc…) delegate authority to one person to act on … Continue reading

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Judge grants new trial against Olympus for wrongful death case, after scope maker concealed key documents

A new trial was granted in our client's wrongful-death lawsuit against Olympus, due to hidden documents. Read more detail on Recent Medical Malpractice posts –

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Financial planning documents may become crucial in the event of disappearance or incapacity

In Asset Management in Absentia, published in the March 2008 issue of The Estate Analyst, Robert L. Moshman, Esq. discusses some of the lessons learned from the recent events of disappearance of Steve Fossett and appointment of conservator for Britney… … Continue reading

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New Group of JFK Assassination Documents Available to the Public

Press Release. Friday, December 15, 2017, Washington, DC: “In the sixth public release this year, the National Archives today posted 3,539 documents subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act).  Released documents are … Continue reading

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Checklist for Replacing Destroyed Documents After a Disaster

When a client’s home has been destroyed by a fire or other disaster, the loss can be overwhelming. Although there will be much to replace, they may not think of the important documents and records. Here’s a handy checklist to … Continue reading

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