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Volume XI, Number 213

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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
27
Jul
2012 Estate, Gift and Income Tax Alert Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
25
Jul
Beware of Cell Tower “Lease Optimization” Varnum LLP
24
Jul
Cottage Planning: Dealing with Estate Taxes, Part II Varnum LLP
15
Jul
Puerto Rico Retirement Plans: Issues Employers Should Think About in 2012 McDermott Will & Emery
10
Jul
Plan Fiduciary Responsibilities under the DOL's Service Provider Disclosure Rules - What Do I Do With All These Fee Disclosures? von Briesen & Roper, s.c.
10
Jul
Many Estate Planning Opportunities May End in 2012 - The Time to Act is Now Greenberg Traurig, LLP
8
Jul
The Lady, or the Tiger: Making Informed Choices in 2013's Uncertain Federal Income Tax Environment Greenberg Traurig, LLP
30
Jun
Estate Planning in 2012 Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.
28
Jun
ERISA Fiduciary Breach for Failure to Monitor Fees Leads to $35 Million Class Action Hit Greenberg Traurig, LLP
28
Jun
New DOL Opinion States Certain 403(b) Plans No Longer Exempt from ERISA McDermott Will & Emery
26
Jun
New Regulations for Retirement-Plan Sponsors to Take Effect on July 1 Greenberg Traurig, LLP
14
Jun
Alternatives for Financing Education Through Gifting: State Sponsored College Plans Varnum LLP
12
Jun
Make Estate Planning Your 2012 New Year’s Resolution Varnum LLP
8
Jun
How The White House’s Endorsement of Same-Sex Marriage Affects Employment Law Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
3
Jun
Termination of Employee Based on her Marriage to an Undocumented Alien Does Not Violate Title VII Mintz
22
May
Legal Considerations of Cremation Jewelry Texas Tech University School of Law
18
May
Questions and Answers About FATCA and Foreign Trusts McDermott Will & Emery
16
May
Impact of New Medicare Investment Tax on Trusts and Estates Armstrong Teasdale
6
May
Keeping the Family Farm in the Family Varnum LLP
4
May
Doctrine of Election Applied To Trusts —Court Continues Trend Of Treating Will Substitutes As Wills Schiff Hardin LLP

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