Understanding power of attorney

In California, a legal platform that allows a person to act on an individual’s behalf is called a power of attorney. This authority may cover one specific area, such as health care, or have a much broader scope. The person who assumes this position is referred...

Discussing estate planning

Many individuals might find it difficult to discuss the eventual division and distribution of their estate with their family. However, recent research has suggested that putting off the conversation about wills and trusts can be detrimental. A goal of California...