People thinking about estate planning issues often end up focusing on questions of what happens after they pass. However, there are concerns in this field that can emerge while you're still alive. This is especially the case when it comes to medical issues and incapacitation. Such problems are covered mostly by advance directives and living wills. Let's explore three things an estate planning attorney wants their clients to know about these topics.
2 November 2020
If you are going through a divorce, hiring a divorce lawyer will make the process of dissolving your marriage easier. These attorneys are able to provide assistance in many areas of divorce law and always work to protect the best interests of their clients. Here are some of the specific ways that a divorce attorney can be of service. Property Division Determining who gets what in a divorce can sometimes be a complicated process, and a divorce lawyer will help you and your former spouse reach a fair agreement on how to divide the property.
5 October 2020
Attorneys who specialize in real estate and mortgage law often take center stage when buying a home, but you may find yourself in need of their services even if you are already a homeowner. Laws that deal with property and lending can often be complicated, making it especially dangerous for individuals to tackle these legal problems on their own. Unfortunately, many of the cases where a mortgage lawyer can help are not pleasant.
2 September 2020
When individuals start drowning in debt, they may try to figure out the best way out. Some people will attempt to pay off their debt in various ways that may work. In the event that they are unable to pay off their debt, they may have no other option than to turn to filing for bankruptcy. Similar to paying off debt, there are multiple options for filing for bankruptcy. In this, there are various processes as well as penalties.
29 July 2020
If you've been in a car accident, one of the first things you need to do is consult with a car accident attorney. A car accident lawyer can help you in every aspect of the aftermath of your accident. From dealing with your insurance company to dealing with the driver, and beyond. If there were injuries in the accident, regardless of who was "at fault," the need for an attorney who specializes in car accident litigation becomes even more urgent.
3 July 2020
Most companies find filing a security token offering (STO) confusing. That's not surprising given the different legal status and regulations governing STOs by region. STOs are considered a transferable security and, thus, are subject to securities regulation. Nonetheless, STOs fall into a legal grey area. New STO laws seek to remove ambiguities and promote uniformity and trust in the market. Which token assets are STOs? More jurisdictions are moving towards legalization.
27 May 2020
A DUI (driving under the influence) conviction can cause long-term problems for you. If you have such a conviction, you may wonder whether the government can expunge your record. DUI expungement may be possible under certain circumstances. Below are some of the factors that will decide your DUI expungement. State Laws The first thing to note is that state laws determine the possibility of expungement of criminal convictions. Most states expunge some forms of crimes but not others.
9 April 2020