When an individual passes away, their assets and property are typically distributed to their beneficiaries through a process known as probate. In Florida, the personal representative is the individual responsible for marshalling and managing the probate estate, paying any creditors, and distributing assets to the estate’s beneficiaries. But what happens if the personal representative is… Read More
An exciting appearance on the NSU Florida podcast entitled Pulse! Health Law Society by Pulse Health features Senior Partner Jill Ginsberg. In this second installment of Pulse! Health Law Society’s three-part series on Elder Law: Senior Care, we sit down with Jill R. Ginsberg to discuss her practice and experiences as a Florida Board-Certified Elder… Read More
I am not the only one who does media interviews. My partner, Jill Ginsberg, recently appeared on the Fort Lauderdale Eldercare Channel, where she talked about herself, our practice, elder law, and why and how someone might need to hire an Elder Law attorney. I know I’m a bit biased, but I think she did a… Read More
One of the most common questions I get from people, especially the elderly, is whether they should transfer their home to their children or grandchildren now. Their thinking is that by transferring it now, it will avoid probate when they die, and also, they can avoid paying for more complicated estate planning. Of course, that’s not… Read More
Here is my monthly appearance on the Ask the Experts Radio Show, where we discuss estate planning, probate, guardianship, powers of attorney, and related matters.
I appear monthly on the Ask the Experts Radio Show on 1470 AM in South Florida.
Here is my appearance on the “Ask the Experts” Radio Show on WWNN Radio / 1470 AM in South Florida. This was on February 11, 2016.
It looks like Google recently updated the support page in which a person can request information regarding a deceased user’s account. Now the options are: Close the Account of a deceased user Submit a request for funds from a deceased user’s account Obtain data from a deceased user’s account Notify Google that a user is… Read More
Another bragging post for Ginsberg Shulman, PL. Senior Partner Jill Ginsberg has passed the exam and is now Board Certified in the field of Elder Law. Board certification recognizes attorneys’ special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. Certification is The Florida Bar’s highest level of evaluation of the… Read More
As an estate planning attorney, I know how important what is known as “tangible personal property” is to people. Generally there are two types of property: real property and personal property. Real property is land and buildings, and personal property is everything else. That includes, money, stocks, patents, digital assets, etc. When we talk about tangible… Read More