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The Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes

The Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes Your estate plan will be a central part of the legacy that you leave to the world. A well thought out estate plan will allow you to pass your assets to named loved ones in an efficient manner and with minimal tax consequences. A poor estate plan, or a
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Negligent Dog Owners Facing Liability

Negligent Dog Owners Facing Liability   The way in which dog owners are found legally responsible for their dog’s actions are through three legal doctrines, negligence being the third one. If a person is harmed by a dog, and the owner acted negligently, they could face the burden of their dog’s actions. Negligent Behaviors  
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CONSTRUCTION INCIDENTS: WHEN DOES WORKERS’ COMP NOT APPLY?

CONSTRUCTION INCIDENTS: WHEN DOES WORKERS’ COMP NOT APPLY? That insurance protection known as workers’ compensation (or “workers’ comp”) can be a real godsend for many construction companies, as well as construction workers. Knowing that in a majority of cases, workers’ compensation is there quickly to provide some of the financial aid that an injured party
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Guardianship in Texas

Guardianship In Texas

Guardianship in Texas   What is Guardianship?    Guardianship is a legal process designed to protect vulnerable persons from abuse, neglect (including self-neglect), and exploitation. Guardianship provides for a person’s care and management of his or her finances while allowing a person to still retain as much independence as possible along with the right to
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Estate Planning

Estate Planning 101: Common Documents

Estate Planning 101: Common Documents Introduction When you hear the phrase “estate plan” what comes to mind? Wealthy people? Your favorite “Trust Fund” friend? Funerals? If you answered “yes” to any of the above, congratulations! You are just like the rest of us. The truth is, Estate Planning isn’t and doesn’t have to be for
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Personal Injury - Pain and Suffering

Measuring Pain and Suffering in a Personal Injury Claim

Measuring Pain and Suffering in a Personal Injury Claim   If you have suffered an injury because of a car accident, it is easy to prove your damages based on reports, documents and bills. Pain and suffering can be difficult to justify without the proper knowledge. Below I will discuss what exactly is pain and
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