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Legal Heirs in California for Married Couples

If you do not have a will or a trust, you are leaving it to state law to determine who your legal heirs are. Dying without a will or trust, is called dying “intestate”. Heirs are determined by succession statutes that are already in place. It is important to consult with an Estate Planning and [..]

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Estate Planning is More Than Money Planning

Although money is often the main subject when talking about Estate Planning, family values, traditions and stories are also valuable. There are ways to build family values into your estate plan. It may be helpful to hold a family meeting in which you discuss your legacy and certain aspects of your estate plan. Tell your [..]

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Probate in Sacramento

The Probate Court oversees the probate process. In Sacramento County, the Probate Court is located on Power Inn Road. The probate court in Sacramento County and other counties divides the property of someone who is deceased. They oversee the distribution of assets and the payments of liabilities, which includes payment of debts and distribution of [..]

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Employment Contract Basics

If you are a business owner and you are ready to hire employees, it is important to confer with legal counsel and ensure that your employment agreements comply with the law. An employment contract with your key employees should outline all of the duties and obligations of the employee and employer. Having the details of [..]

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Planning for a Breach of Contract

When you are negotiating and drafting a new contract, you don’t want to think about it being breached. However, with preplanning and strategy, you can plan for a breach of contract in a way that minimizes the damage that results. A “breach” of an agreement occurs when one of the parties fails to properly or [..]

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Steps You Can Take to Lower Your Legal Bill

The primary reason most people delay hiring an attorney is the fear of how much it will cost them. Most believe that the size of their legal bill is totally outside their control, but this is not true. There are a variety of steps you can take to work effectively and efficiently with your lawyer [..]

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