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Month: March 2021

5 questions to ask before becoming an executor

When someone is asked to handle the responsibilities of closing an estate, it is not a decision to make without thinking it through. Some people may feel an obligation to say yes to act as the executor, or they may think that they can say yes now but not actually have...

When does an easement affect property use?

When Maryland property is purchased for a home, the purchaser likely has plans for how it will be used. There are certain factors, however, that could affect the intended use of a specific piece of property, such as an easement. An easement is an interest in a...

What happens when settling an estate?

It can be an emotionally challenging process to handle a loved one’s affairs after his or her passing. Settling an estate involves paying off remaining debts, gathering assets, valuing property and distributing assets to heirs and beneficiaries. It is also likely at...

Knowing which trust is right for an estate plan

An important goal when planning for the future is to create security and peace of mind. While no one can say with certainty what will happen in life, there are estate planning steps that do allow a Maryland individual to have the final say over what will happen to his...

What should be in an employment contract?

A strong employer-employee relationship is important for any business, and it’s in the interests of both parties to avoid conflict and disputes whenever possible. One way Maryland businesses can accomplish this is through a carefully drafted employment contract. This...