In early May 2012 the California Court of Appeal recognized the tort of Intentional Interference with an Expected Inheritance. The case is important because it provides a remedy to unrelated persons... more
Proper estate planning requires coordination of your whole estate. Oftentimes, at least in our client’s initial meeting with us, we find that clients do not know that their estate is divided into... more
This question from clients is often accompanied by the question, "Do I need a will?" In order to answer these questions it's necessary to discuss the various ways you can plan how your property will... more
When considering how to leave assets to adult children, the first step is to decide how much each one should receive. Most parents want to treat their children fairly, but this doesnt necessarily... more
Probate is the legal process for marshaling the assets of a deceased person (decedent), providing notice to the decedents creditors so they can make their claims against the decedents probate estate,... more
1. WHAT are Digital Assets?
The phrase digital assets has not yet become widely accepted nor a legally recognized term. However, the issue is clearly demanding attention. Generally, a digital asset... more