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Estate Planning

Your Estate Planning New Year’s Resolution

Can Undue Influence Invalidate your Advance Directives?

Estate Planning in Uncertain Times

Estate Planning for Your Online Identity

IRA Beneficiary Designations

New Law Change: How Divorce Affects Beneficiary Designations

Legislative Changes to Durable Power of Attorney Statute

Divorce Beneficiary Designations Forms – Who Wins?

2011 Marks the Return of the Estate Tax

Updating Your Estate Plan

Don’t Leave Children Unequal Shares by Mistake

Kids in College Planning

Choosing a Fiduciary

Prenuptial Agreements

Florida Enacts Uniform Trust Code

Your Kids and Money – Life Lessons Your Kids Should Know Before Leaving the Nest

A Letter of Last Instruction

Making Medical & Financial Decisions for Your Partner

Can Undue Influence Invalidate Your Advance Directives

What You Should Know About Advanced Directives

The Importance of a Comprehensive Power of Attorney

The New Estate Tax Bill and What it Means for You and Your Family

Top Ten Reasons To Do Your Estate Planning

 

Elder Law

What is the Family Allowance?

Can Medicaid Take My Florida Homestead?

How Do You Handle a Dispute with a Nursing Home?

Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Coordinating Long-Term Care

Social Security Disability Update

What if Caregivers Need Care?

What is a Pooled Trust?

New Restrictive Medicaid Transfer Rules Implemented in Florida

Are You Or Your Spouse Eligible For Veterans Benefits

What Seniors Need to Know About Planning for Adult Disabled Children

Five Questions To Ask Before Buying Long Term Care Insurance

 

Estate Administration

What To Do When Someone Dies

Probate v.  Non-Probate Assets 

 

Special Needs Planning

The ABLE Act What it Means for Individuals with Special Needs

Recent Social Security POMS Change and How it Affects Special Needs Trusts

Reasons to Establish a Special Needs Trust

A Special Letter of Instruction – An Important Addition To Your Special Needs Planning

Special People, Special Planning- Safeguarding Family Members with M.S.

 

Guardianship and Guardian Advocacy

The Ins and Outs of Traditional Guardianship and Guardian Advocacy

What is Guardian Advocacy and Who Needs It?Add Media

Are You Ready for Your Child with Special Needs Eighteenth Birthday?

Appointment of Guardian Advocates

The Truth About Guardianships

 

Business Planning

Florida Legislature Passes New Revised Limited Liability Company Act

Should Nonprofit Directors Worry about Personal Liability?

The New Olmstead Decision and What it Means for Single-Member LLC’s in Florida

Understanding 501 (c) (3) Nonprofits

Y.E.S.! Your Enterprise Success – Where Your Success Matters

 

Real Estate

Should I Own My Florida Homestead In My Revocable Living Trust?

Descent of Homestead: The New Election of the Surviving Spouse

Animal Law

Estate Planning For Your Pets

Mediation