2020Feb
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6 ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Estate planning is a process that allows you to state how you want your personal and financial assets to be distributed at your death and plan for incapacity. By being proactive, you have control instead of other people or legal rules making those decisions. As you begin (or update) your own estate planning, here are…

2020Feb
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HOW TO ENFORCE AN UNSIGNED AGREEMENT

Best practice any time you enter into a business-related agreement is to put it in writing. This not only ensures there is no misunderstanding between the parties, but provides a multitude of benefits in the event of a dispute because it gives each party certain rights and remedies under the law. Generally, a contract must…

2019Aug
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HOW TO GET OUT OF A BAD CONTRACT WITHOUT BEING SUED

It is not unusual to experience some dissatisfaction with a contract after signing it. People seldom get everything they want, but sometimes they inadvertently agree to something that’s bad for business. Most of the time, you cannot do anything about it after the fact. Contracts are legal documents and give the parties the right to…

2019Jul
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NYC AND LONG ISLAND REAL PROPERTY FRAUD ALERT SERVICES: PROTECTION FOR PROPERTY OWNERS

Nassau County recently announced a new service designed to alert county residents of fraudulent property record filings with the Nassau County Clerk. “Nassau County Property Fraud Alert” is an electronic notification service that alerts residents via email any time a land record document (deed, mortgage, lien, etc.) is recorded on their home. Suffolk County has…