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BUSINESSES AND CORPORATIONS

THE FAMILY BUSINESS – SPECIAL PLANNING NEEDS 

UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION: A TRAP FOR THE NEW BUSINESS OWNER 

CRIMINAL LAW

DO I HAVE TO SUBMIT TO A CHEMICAL TEST FOR A DUI? 

YOU MUST SPEAK TO REMAIN SILENT 

ESTATE PLANNING, ELDER LAW, AND MEDICAID

BEWARE OF TRUST SCAMS

BUSINESS POWER OF ATTORNEY

CHANGES TO MEDICARE COVERAGE FOR NURSING HOME CARE

EARLY PLANNING ADVISED FOR ALZHEIMER’S PATIENTS

 ESTATE PLANNING  FOR OIL AND GAS OWNERS

ESTATE PLANNING IN A DIGITAL AGE

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT ESTATE PLANNING

KEEPING ORIGINAL LEGAL DOCUMENTS SAFE:  THE HOW AND WHY

LIVING TOGETHER PRESENTS NEED FOR SPECIAL PLANNING

IS  YOUR CHILD RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR UNPAID CARE EXPENSES?

NURSING HOME INSURANCE:  WHY YOU NEED IT

PLANNING FOR THE DISABLED BENEFICIARY

POPULAR MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT ESTATE PLANNING

SHOULD I AVOID PROBATE?

THE SECOND MARRIAGE:  PROTECTING TWO FAMILIES

TRUST SCAMS STILL HURTING SENIORS

YOUR FINANCIAL POWER OF ATTORNEY MAY NO LONGER BE VALID AFTER 2014

WHY HOMEMADE WILLS DO NOT WORK

PERSONAL INJURY AND AUTO ACCIDENTS

DON’T CHEAT YOURSELF BY BUYING CHEAP AUTO INSURANCE

THREE IMPORTANT TIPS ABOUT CHOOSING CAR INSURANCE

WHAT TO DO AFTER AN AUTO ACCIDENT

REAL ESTATE

CRAWFORD COUNTY PROPERTY TRANSFERS SUBJECT TO UPI ORDINANCE 

OIL AND GAS LEASING 

REAL ESTATE SETTLEMENT PROCEDURES: NEW PROTECTIONS (AND HEADACHES) FOR HOMEBUYERS

TITLE SEARCH A MUST TO PROTECT BUYERS

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

CAN THE INSURANCE COMPANY FORCE ME TO GO BACK TO WORK?

SHOULD I SETTLE MY WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CASE?

WHAT IS AN IRE?