1. What is a Guardianship?

    If you need to make important health and life care decisions for an adult, you can be granted a guardianship. However, there are some important things to know about this powerful legal tool so that it can be used well and only when it’s appropriate. In this blog, we’re going to discuss what a gu…Read More

  2. Conservatorships in Media Feb 2021

    Conservatorships are sexy now? Well, not to those actually experiencing them in real life. But Netflix released a movie in January 2021: I Care A Lot, that plays with the concept of conservatorships. You should know that in the movie, the term guardianship is used instead, but it's the same concept.…Read More

  3. How can a Living Will help during the COVID-19 pandemic?

    Living Wills provide instruction about health care decisions when you are unable to. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to consider how your life would be affected if you contracted the virus. We hear all the time that only a small percentage of cases require hospitalization, mec…Read More

  4. Economic Impact Payments for Deceased Individuals Must be Returned

    In April 2020, the U.S. Treasury began issuing Economic Impact Payments to alleviate the economic impact of social distancing guidelines on certain Americans.  Funds were to be direct deposited into bank accounts of those who had filed tax returns and designated an account to receive tax refunds; p…Read More