Technological advances have made it easier to stay connected with loved ones all the time. This has included the ability to install cameras in a loved one's nursing home room. These so-called “granny cams” have legal and privacy implications.
A recent article from ElderLawAnswers dives into the complications of Aretha Franklin’s death while lacking an estate plan. With no will guidance on how to distribute an $80 million estate, this has led to many costly problems for her children.
If an estate is intestate, meaning lacking a trust or will, an estate must be distributed under state law. This often leads to a longer and more complicated process during an already difficult time on a family. Our firm looks to help create personalized plans for families and individuals to provide relief in knowing their loved ones will be taken care of.