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Ask Liza: Your Mom May Need a Conservatorship

Dear Liza: My mother, suffering from Alzheimer’s, is completely mentally incompetent and living in a nursing home in Arkansas. I have only recently learned – surprise! – that she does not have a will. With my father and brother already deceased, I am her only legal heir, but I fear...

Bullivant Houser Bailey PC: In a Cold Sweat: Last Wishes Must be Considered in Estate Planning

By Darin Christensen The Godfather of Soul, James Brown, lives on in music and culture, but a recent South Carolina Supreme Court ruling is adding estate planning to the legend's history. The Court overturned a settlement reached by the state attorney general, Brown's children, and his "wife...