The Power of a Will

The Power of a Will

57% of American adults have not prepared a Last Will & Testament (a “Will”) according to Care.com’s estate planning survey. The survey found that participants were more likely or less likely to have a Will depending on issues such as age, race, and education. For...
What We Can Learn From Britney Spears Conservatorship

What We Can Learn From Britney Spears Conservatorship

A conservator is appointed by the court to care for and protect a person who is deemed unable to care for themselves. Among the conservator’s responsibilities are managing the conservatee’s health and wellbeing as well as preserving their assets. While most...
Planning Your Legal End-of-Life Instructions

Planning Your Legal End-of-Life Instructions

You have an estate plan and included in it is your living will with instructions for resuscitation. While your wishes in a living will may be appropriately documented, that does not guarantee the instructions will be carried out as you stated. The frightening truth is...