Mondaq USA: Family and Matrimonial
Withers LLP
If you're part of a cohabiting couple, the fact that the house is in your partner's sole name is significant.
Moritt, Hock & Hamroff LLP
In the 21st century, the term artist encompasses many different mediums from literary works and paintings to music, apps, audiovisual and architecture.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Understanding the emotional aspects of a divorce is just as important as understanding the legal process. In virtually every case there are two types of divorces taking place: the legal divorce...
Holland & Knight
Republicans in Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in just less than two months, achieving sweeping tax reform.
Thompson Coburn LLP
On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed into law what is commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — perhaps a holiday gift for some or a lump of coal for others
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
I was recently appointed guardian over my mother, who has advanced dementia, and I discovered that she never did any estate planning. Do I have any options now?
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
On December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the "Act") was signed into law. The Act temporarily doubles the estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer ("GST") tax exemption amount.
Butler Snow LLP
The Fletchers opened a joint checking account with rights of survivorship, not as tenants in common.
Day Pitney LLP
E-mail accounts, digital photographs and videos, music and e-books purchased online, PayPal and eBay accounts, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. These are all examples of digital assets...
Day Pitney LLP
According to press reports, Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" became the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction, going for $450.3 million last month.
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
Most often, we think of a celebrity or wealthy individual when envisioning who needs a PNA.
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
Your marriage is in question and you are contemplating divorce.
Day Pitney LLP
The following is a summary of some estate planning developments and opportunities that may be of interest to you.
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, in the case of Ajemian v. Yahoo!, Inc., held that the Stored Communications Act (SCA)...
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
Your divorce client advises you that her parents, who are well off, have likely provided for her in their trusts and she is concerned that her husband may share in her potential inheritance
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
Unfortunately, situations like the question are all too common, especially where there is family discord.
Bowditch
On October 16, 2017, the highest court in Massachusetts found that a federal law known as the Stored Communications Act (SCA) does not prevent the Personal Representatives of an estate from accessing the content of a decedent's Yahoo email account, but remanded the case to the Probate Court to resolve a second issue of whether Yahoo's terms of services agreement bars access.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The November § 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 2.4%, up from 2.2% in October.
Bowditch
Your youngest child is finally off to college.
Holland & Knight
Suppose you have a trust that provides for distributions to your descendants. Suppose further that your son dies having given his wife permission to use his frozen sperm.
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Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
President Trump signed sweeping tax legislation into law on Dec. 22, 2017, resulting in several significant changes to the wealth transfer tax system, effective as of Jan. 1, 2018.
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
Your marriage is in question and you are contemplating divorce.
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
The holidays are a time for joy and celebration. During the festivities, it is easy to lose sight of important aspects related to estate and business planning. However, taking time to organize your affairs can be one of nicest gifts you can give your family.
Day Pitney LLP
The following is a summary of some estate planning developments and opportunities that may be of interest to you.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
On December 20, 2017, Congress passed far-reaching changes to the Internal Revenue Code (the "2017 Tax Reform Act") that provide significant estate planning opportunities to take advantage of a doubling of the estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer ("GST") tax exemptions.
Ropes & Gray LLP
Go behind the scenes with Ropes & Gray partner Doug Hallward-Driemeier who discusses the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark marriage equality ruling.
Day Pitney LLP
According to press reports, Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" became the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction, going for $450.3 million last month.
Thompson Coburn LLP
On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed into law what is commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — perhaps a holiday gift for some or a lump of coal for others
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
An exhaustive list of the changes implemented by the Act is beyond the scope of this Alert
Pryor Cashman LLP
On April 20, 2018, Colleen Caden, Chair of Pryor Cashman's Immigration Group, will be a featured speaker at the ABA's Annual Meeting of the International Law Section in New York City.
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