Loaded with lead: How gun ranges poison workers and shooters
Lead poisoning is a major threat at America's shooting ranges, perpetuated by owners who've repeatedly violated laws even after workers have fallen ill.
How to Succeed in Mediation
Men’s Divorce is happy to present the video segment, “Attorney Bites.” In this series, divorce attorneys will briefly break down various complex areas of family law into more easily understood pieces. This week, Cordell & Cordell attorney Kimberly McCabe, out of the Indianapolis, Indiana office, ...
Investigators Determine Cause of Pawnee Fire in Lake County
St. Helena, CA April 26, 2019 – After a thorough investigation, CAL FIRE Law Enforcement Officers have determined that the 2018 Pawnee Fire that burned 15,185 acres in Lake County, CA was sparked by target shooting. Investigators were dispatched as part of the initial response to the Pawnee Fire and immediately began working to determine the origin and cause of the fire. The ensuing investigation uncovered evidence that target shooting sparked the fire on June 23, 2018. CAL FIRE was assisted during the course of the investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Department, Lake County District Attorney’s Office, Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department, and Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety Don’t let target shooting end with a…
What Your Divorce Attorney Won't Tell You About Marital Debt
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support for persons living with suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts
Top Tips for OCR HIPAA Audit Preparation
Legal experts break down key reminders for healthcare organizations when it comes to the latest round of OCR HIPAA audits.
Over 100 Legal Document Services at By the People
Rene of By the People in Fairfield CA gives a short overview of their services and the number of legal documents they can help with. For...
Divorce Attorney Tips: Dealing With Divorce Uncertainty
This week, a panel of Cordell & Cordell attorneys give their top tips on how men should prepare if they are dealing with divorce uncertainty.
How to Wear Jewelry Like a London It-Girl
Three Reasons Why Joint Accounts May Be a Poor Estate Plan
Three Reasons Why Joint Accounts May Be A Poor Estate Plan Three Reasons Why Joint Accounts May Be a Poor Estate Plan Many people, especially seniors, see joint ownership of investment and bank accounts as a cheap and easy way to avoid probate since joint property passes automatically to the joint owner at death. Joint ownership can also be an easy way to plan for incapacity since the joint owner of accounts can pay bills and manage investments if the primary owner falls ill or suffers from dementia. These are all true benefits of joint ownership, but three potential drawbacks exist as well Risk. Joint owners of accounts have complete access and the ability to use the funds for their own purposes. Many elder law attorneys have seen children who are caring for…