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Estate Planning Lawyer In Wausau

Estate Planning Lawyer in Wausau: Passing on your Green Bay Packers Season Tickets

Lambeau Field, the home of the Green Bay Packers, has been sold out on a season ticket basis since 1960.  Since that time, the waiting list for season tickets has grown to over 100,000.  There’s a 99.9% renewal rate for season ticket holders — only 119 names came off the list last year.  At that pace, getting on the waiting …

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Nursing Home Abuse And Neglect In Wisconsin

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect in Wisconsin: New state law conceals records of abuse, neglect in nursing homes

The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism recently published an article about how tort reform in Wisconsin may be putting vulnerable nursing home residents at risk.  The law made state inspection reports of nursing homes and other health care facilities inadmissible as evidence in civil and criminal cases, which could make it significantly more difficult to prove nursing home abuse in Wisconsin. …

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How to Avoid Probate in Wisconsin

How to Avoid Probate in Wisconsin

As an estate planning attorney, I know that a common goal for my estate planning clients is to avoid probate. “Probate” refers to the Court-supervised process of accounting for and distributing property owned individually by a decedent at the time of the decedent’s death. What is Probate? The probate process terminates the decedent’s interest in the property title in his …

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