Estate planning, operating agreements, and addressing a problem. We all have these things. We all have some things lingering. Why not address them?
Challenging Amendments to a Revocable Trust
A revocable trust's assets and bequeaths are readily changed. Usually, the revision will cause someone to be spurned. If that's you, here's what…
Discrimination and Employee Reprisal: A Primer
It is a very, very challenging market for employees right now. I cannot identify a single client or employer who I've heard report that they are…
Parol Evidence: A follow-up
Last week I wrote on the parol evidence rule and exceptions thereto. This week I write to report on an appellate opinion holding the document at…
Parole Evidence: When the document is unclear
I commonly write on the value of documenting agreements. That advice holds true. Thankfully many of my clients, many of whom are readers of this…
Operating Agreements for LLCs
The Operating Agreement - the handbook for the company, the manual for navigation, the least used document in possibly all of corporate history.
As I do on occasion in this blog, I report on recent enforcement actions from the Department of Commerce and Department of Labor & Industry. Here…
Living Together, Not on Title, but Now We're Split: What Do I Get?
The rapid increase in house prices and rents has caused people to start living together. That comes with share expenses, paying for house…
United States Supreme Court Opinions: What They Are, and Are Not
Remember the opinion in Dobbs, et al. vs. Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al? Almost certainly you do because it reversed Roe v. Wade. …