How Does California’s End of Life Option Act Affect Your Estate Plan?

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How does California’s End of Life Option Act Affect Your Estate Plan?   California’s Right to Die Act was born out of California resident, Brittany Maynard’s, decision to move to Oregon to take advantage of that state’s law allowing physician-assisted suicide, after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.   On June 9, the California legislature… Read more »

To Disinherit or Not: Alternatives to Cutting a Loved One from Your Will

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  As an Estate Planning Attorney, I’ve seen more than my fair share of familial challenges.  I’ve had clients dealing with everything from chronic illness and sudden death to troubled children, estranged spouses and greedy siblings. I can’t count how many times a frustrated parent, sibling or spouse has plopped in a chair in my office,… Read more »