Our blogs cover a wide variety of legal topics that business owners and individuals frequently ask us about. We hope that you will browse the topics below and find the blog that interests you. Check back often for fresh blogs.
January 5, 2017
Most people neglect estate planning because of the stigma that it's only for the rich. In this article we cover why that's a false and dangerous notion.
January 3, 2017
A parent cannot directly appoint (i.e., give legal authority) a Guardian. The parent can influence the guardianship process by nominating a person(s) to be considered by the Court to be appointed the Guardian. The nomination must be properly made in the proper legal documentation.
December 23, 2016
Find your Mission and Vision with the help of this guide with easy to understand explanations.
December 22, 2016
Like most people, young parents believe they need a “Will.” They are not sure why. And, like most people, they do not know the importance of several other key documents they should execute for other situations that may occur if parents are incapacitated and do not die.
December 19, 2016
Many times, people believe an estate plan is accomplished with a "Will." Many do not know or understand why. Additionally, they do not know that a "Will" is not enough, and, in fact, may not be necessary.
November 28, 2016
In Elder Law Planning, it is important to do the preventative maintenance. A good Elder Law plan puts the documentation, including proper Power in Attorneys in place, before the break-down occurs, which could result in an incapacity that no longer allows preventative planning.
November 21, 2016
Greg Farrall's weekly WVLP radio show - Money Matters with Greg - hosted Elder Law Attorney RG Skadberg to discuss some of the issues that families face in long-term care expenses.
November 17, 2016
ADLs quantify an individual’s ability to accomplish necessary daily tasks on one’s own or if assistance is required. When considering Elder Law Planning, ADLs play an essential role in a whether a person can be in a nursing home care, meets Medicaid eligibility, or to needs a long-term care insurance policy activated, .