October 20, 2020

Volume X, Number 294

October 19, 2020

Subscribe to Latest Legal News and Analysis

Family Law, Estate Planning and Personal Injury Legal News

Family Law covers issues that can have a major impact on individual’s lives.  Family involves emotionally charged issues such as child custody battles, division of assets during a divorce as well as wills, and what happens when they are contested.  The National Law Review is a free resource and can provide information to individuals confronting these difficult issues, and is a great place to start gathering information. 

Divorce, Child Custody & Adoption

The dissolution of a marriage is an emotionally-charged legal situation, with a variety of factors that must be considered based on each individual’s situation, the laws of the state’s involved and the circumstances of the dissolution.  Additionally, the presence (or lack thereof) of a prenuptial agreement has a significant impact on the proceedings, as well as the attitudes of the parties exiting the marriage.  Division of a variety of assets must be considered before a divorce is final; including assets like Trusts, 401Ks and Military Pensions.  The National Law Review provides overviews of the process and can give readers an idea of what to expect throughout the divorce process.  The attorneys who write for the National Law Review are experts who regularly provide legal analysis of a variety of scenarios that can impact divorce proceedings.

If children are involved in a divorce, the situation can become much more complicated.  With that in mind, the National Law Review has expert analysis on a child custody situations and scenarios, as well as information on how parents can approach these issues with their children’s best interests in mind.  With the high stakes in these legal proceedings, the National Law Review’s legal experts and writers have considered a variety of scenarios and can provide insight into what to expect for some of these situations. 

Additionally, legal issues related to adoption are also covered on the site; especially as it relates to discrimination against same-sex in adoption proceedings by agencies as state’s laws change.

Estate Planning and Wills

The National Law Review also covers issues related to estate plans and wills. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and IRS policy changes, updates to estate planning strategies and  trust administration is available on the site.  Additionally, visitors can also find information about gift/estate taxes and analysis of the changes brought by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Additionally, unusual legal situations like challenging a previously concealed will and other situations that require thoughtful planning, such as estate planning for beneficiaries with special needs, are addressed by legal experts on the National Law Review’s site.

Personal Injury 

Personal injury news is also covered on the National Law Review.  Topics including wrongful death, birth injuries, e-cigarette injuries, abuse in a nursing home setting, hospital injuries, slip and fall cases, and traumatic brain injuries (TBI), among others.  The legal experts who write for the National Law Review have extensive experience in personal injury cases, holding individuals and corporations responsible for their negligent conduct and provide expert analysis of a variety of situations for NLR readers.

Date Title Organization
19
Oct
Family Gift Planning — Perhaps the Best Time Is Now Mintz
16
Oct
Divorce Rates and COVID-19 Stark & Stark
15
Oct
Asserting Reliance on Compliance Consultants as a Defense: Admissibility and Effectiveness Proskauer Rose LLP
15
Oct
Can I Date During My Divorce Case? Varnum LLP
13
Oct
CMA Order: Three Ways to Avoid Starting 2021 With a Fine! Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
12
Oct
SEC Adopts Expanded “Accredited Investor” Definition Vedder Price
9
Oct
Ten Estate Planning Tips as We Emerge from a Pandemic and Head into a Presidential Election Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.
8
Oct
Court Had Jurisdiction To Declare That The Majority Of Co-Trustees Had The Authority To Sell Trust Property And The Declaration Was Proper Winstead
6
Oct
Estate Planning and the 2020 Election Wiggin and Dana LLP
6
Oct
Top Ten Estate Planning Recommendations before the End of 2020 Proskauer Rose LLP
6
Oct
Making Gifts Wiggin and Dana LLP
6
Oct
Sales to Grantor Trusts Wiggin and Dana LLP
6
Oct
SLATs—Spousal Lifetime Access Trusts Wiggin and Dana LLP
6
Oct
Intrafamily Loans: October Updates Wiggin and Dana LLP
5
Oct
Wealth Management Update October 2020 Proskauer Rose LLP
5
Oct
California Governor Signs "Wacky" Successor Liability Bill Into Law Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
1
Oct
Liability and Ownership Succession of Aircraft Varnum LLP
30
Sep
Court Affirmed Summary Judgment For Successor Trustees Due To A Clause Stating That They Had No Duty To Investigate Former Trustee’s Actions Winstead
29
Sep
Indiana Court of Appeals: Dead Man’s Statute Alive and Well in Trust Dispute Faegre Drinker
29
Sep
Kin Care Law Amended to Permit Employees to Designate Sick Days as Kin Care or Personal Sick Leave Jackson Lewis P.C.

Pages

TRENDING LEGAL ANALYSIS

Upcoming Legal Education Events

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 to Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Thursday, December 17, 2020