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| Corporate Law

Personal Guaranties

Personal Guaranties:  Are They What You Think They Are? It is quite common for family business owners to have to personally guarantee certain indebtedness of the business owed to its…

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| General

Great Communication

“GREAT JOB” BEGINS WITH GREAT COMMUNICATION As we all know, superior client/customer service is tremendously important, no matter what the industry or profession.  However, during economic times when competition among…

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| Corporate Law

Employee Retention

EMPLOYEE RETENTION IS “KEY” FOR EMPLOYERS In today’s employment climate there are a variety of reasons why it is difficult to retain key employees who are important to the success…

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| Probate & Trust

NONJUDICIAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS

NONJUDICIAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS: A MULLIGAN FOR IRREVOCABLE TRUSTS By definition, “irrevocable” means “unable to be repealed or annulled; unalterable.” Historically, irrevocable trusts lived up to their name – they were…

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| Real Estate Law

Real Estate Condition Report

Real Estate Condition Report: A Much-Needed Remodel When selling a home, barring a few exceptions, most Sellers will need complete and sign a Real Estate Condition Report (RECR).  This report…

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| Corporate Law

Family Owned Business

IT IS A FAMILY OWNED BUSINESS Did you know that only 30% of family-owned businesses successfully pass from the 1stgeneration to the 2ndgeneration and only 12% of family-owned businesses successfully…

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| Probate & Trust

SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST

PLANNING AHEAD WITH A SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST Few would argue with the notion that estate planning always requires careful consideration and planning, but when an estate plan includes a disabled…

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