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Why probate a will?

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If you aren’t familiar with legal terms, dealing with a will or any type of estate can seem confusing at first. But don’t let this stress you out - we’re here to help. A probate will is a will that has been approved by the court so it is seen…

Trademarks vs DBAs

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If you’re starting a new business, you know there are a lot of things you need to check off on your to-do list. One of those is most likely registering your business name and/or logo legally. But how do you know if a trademark or a DBA is right for…

Settling Debt Of A Deceased Loved One

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Losing a loved one is hard, and dealing with the aftermath of their estate can be tough, too. If you have ever wondered what happens to someone’s debt after they pass away, keep reading so we can give you some tips on what to expect and how to handle it.…

What is a “Corporate Divorce”?

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You know what marital divorce is, but what is a corporate divorce? Corporate divorce is the break-up of partnerships, limited liability companies (LLC) and corporations. This can be between best friends, a co-worker, a significant other or a family member when either of you realizes it’s not a good fit…

Why A Lawyer Should Draft Employee Agreements

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What is an Employee Agreement? An employee agreement is a legal contract establishing a formal relationship between an employer and the new employee. An “at-will employee” is someone hired on without an employee agreement and can be fired “at-will” without cause at any time. Having an employee agreement sets up…

How to Select Your Power of Attorney

How to Select the Right Agent for Your Power of Attorney
How to Select the Right Agent for Your Power of Attorney When creating a power of attorney, the biggest decision you have to make is who your agent will be. The power of attorney authorizes your agent to act on your behalf should you become incapable of doing so. These…

What is a Living Will

What is a Living Will?
What is a Living Will? A living will, or advance directive, is a formal document stating one’s wishes for medical treatment if they are no longer able to give consent or communicate their preferences. This document explicitly states whether and which medical treatments should be provided if the person becomes…