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Apr 11, 2019

Estate Planning for Pet Owners

Sixty-two percent (62%) of American households include at least one pet.  Many owners view them as “family.”  Lawyers and pet owners need to be aware that the pet can be legally protected during the owner’s lifetime by a Durable Power of Attorney, and after the owner’s death either by provisions in a Will or by a Trust. » Read More

Mar 05, 2016

Let’s Go Estate Planning; Let’s Get a Will

Dearly Beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called intestacy (dying without a Will).

Legendary musical artist Prince Rogers Nelson died on April 21, 2016.  On April 26, his sister, Tyka Nelson, filed court documents in Minnesota indicating that Prince died without ever having executed a Will.» Read More

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