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1 hr ago | Glendale Register
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court - in a unanimous decision - ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are not protected from the beneficiary's creditors in bankruptcy.
1 hr ago | Forbes.com
He may have been a brilliant actor, but Philip Seymour Hoffman had much to learn when it came to estate planning.
5 hrs ago | Deseret News
Very few states have laws in place covering online estate planning, or how digital assets are handled after a person dies, and privacy laws make it difficult to gain access to online information.
5 hrs ago | On Wall Street
Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group.
6 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
It's the talk between elderly parents and their adult children about the parents' finances.
7 hrs ago | Law Professor Blogs Network
As I have previously discussed , the Supreme Court has held that inherited IRAs are not protected in Bankruptcy.
If you think the birds and the bees is the most uncomfortable discussion a parent and child can have, think again.
The American Bar Association is holding a Paralegal eLearning Program entitled, Immediate Pre-Mortem Planning , on August 14, 2014 from 12:30 - 1:30 PM CT via webinar.
Question: I was wondering if there is a set percentage fee for being the executor of an estate in Massachusetts? I have been handling my mother's estate for almost a year and it has been extremely complicated.
Morton Bobowick, a lawyer long affiliated with the venerable Toledo firm of Eastman & Smith who melded technical expertise and empathy in his specialty of estate planning, died Friday in Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg Township.
My wife and I both work and make a decent living. We also have enough saved where we think we can retire comfortably in a few years.
Last month, broadcasting legend Casey Kasem passed away after a prolonged battle with Parkinson's Disease and Dementia.
Murray Shusterman began practicing law in 1936, when Franklin D. Roosevelt was in the White House - and he hasn't stopped working since.
Avi Z. Kestenbaum has written a review on Karen J. Sneddon's article entitled, Memento Mori: Death and Wills .
A scenario commonly encountered within estate planning is when an individual dies while negotiating a separation agreement with their spouse, or when in the midst of divorce proceedings.
I wish I could have gotten in Philip Seymour Hoffman's ear to give him some honest estate planning advice before the magnificently talented actor died from a drug overdose earlier this year.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:25 am
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