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
As of 12:01 AM today, January 6, same sex couples can now get married in the state of Florida. I have written about estate planning for same sex couples before, but now this changes everything (in a good way). Before planning for a same sex couple involved using documents and contracts to establish a contractual relationship… Read More
Good article in the journal today. “For many investors, trusts are an ideal way to keep portfolios safer for the long term. The hard part is knowing what kind of trusts to set up and how to do it. Trusts can protect assets from taxes and legal threats, and provide income for family and descendants for… Read More