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The Legal Side of Real Estate

Purchasing real estate can be a lot of fun. You get to look at various homes, make offers on ones you love, and look forward to moving into a space that's all your own. However, there is also a dry, complex side of the real estate world. There are legal steps that need to be taken during every sale, and sometimes legal issues come up during other transactions such as a refinance. Real estate attorneys can take care of all of this for you. These professionals can be depended on whether you're buying or selling. Read more about their work on this blog.


Estate Planning Fundamentals: Times To Consider It

It's never easy to come to terms with your end of life, but it's in your best interest to not only accept it but plan for it at some stage. Unfortunately, many people don't understand the importance of it or know when they should establish an estate plan. Here's a look at a few things that you should know about estate planning and when it's beneficial. Do You Have Children? Read More 

What Comprises Proper Estate Planning?

Good estate planning is essential to secure the future of your family. A well-executed estate plan should provide the future for your family while ensuring that your property is transferred correctly and fairly. However, good estate planning is not as easy as it sounds. Many find it difficult to write down such detailed (and important) information on paper. But,  the investment of time, effort, and money are worth it. The time you invest in estate planning will ultimately pay off, so it's worth the effort to get it right. Read More 

4 Ways Business Lawyers Can Add Value

There's no question that business lawyers play an important role in protecting the interests of their clients. But what many people may not realize is that business lawyers can also add significant value to a company, beyond just protecting its legal interests. Here are 4 ways business lawyers can add value:  1. Draft and Review Contracts Contracts are the backbone of business. They define the terms of agreements between two or more parties, whether they're a partnership, an employer-employee relationship, or any other agreement where both sides must comply with certain obligations. Read More 

The IRS And Bankruptcy: Intertwined Issues for Filers

It's no secret that federal agencies communicate with each other about many issues. For bankruptcy filers, tax matters and their bankruptcy cases can also be connected in ways you should know about. Taxes issues can be complex, as can any issue dealing with financial matters. That means filers should seek professional legal help if they have more questions. The below information, however, provides filers with some general information about taxes, bankruptcy, and how they affect each other during the process. Read More