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When Should I Write a Will?

When Should I Write a Will? Here are 7 life events that should trigger it. When should you write up a will? Understandably, nobody wants to think about their own death, let alone plan for it. But uncomfortable as the exercise may be, clarifying what will happen to your belongings can be rewarding, leaving you… Read more »

National Estate Planning Awareness Week

It is National Estate Planning Awareness Week and the American Bar Association is helping to raise awareness of the need for estate planning with a FREE webinar for the non-lawyer public called Estate Planning: How to Get Going and Why Not to Do It Yourself. It will be on Thursday, October 23, at 1:00 p.m.… Read more »

NC’s Constitutional Amendment One: 10 Important Points You Need to Know

NC’s Constitutional Amendment One: 10 Important Points You Need to Know (by attorney Jason McGrath)   The following are facts, and I write this from the objective perspective as a 16 year attorney analyzing the law, not from a personal or subjective perspective. At the bottom of this page is a link to the text of… Read more »

Presidential Memorandum: Allow Hospital Patients Equal Rights, Regardless of Sexual Orientation, Religion, National Origin

Presidential Memorandum: Allow Hospital Patients Equal Rights, Regardless of Sexual Orientation, Religion, National Origin. Subject: "Respecting the Rights of Hospital Patients to Receive Visitors and to Designate Surrogate Decision Makers for Medical Emergencies." Read more »