Legal Ethics: Ethical Principles for Online Dispute Resolution

Legal Ethics: Ethical Principles for Online Dispute Resolution

With an increasing proportion of our lives taking place online, it is not surprising that alternative dispute resolution is quickly becoming an online dispute resolution (ODR). Everything regarding disputes between persons or parties from consumer relationships to disagreement across state lines can now take place online. It is more important than ever for attorneys to […]

The Family Law Software for Mac Users That Blends Form and Function

The Family Law Software for Mac Users That Blends Form and Function

MacBooks provide an intersection of both aesthetic appeal and state-of-the-art performance that appeals to legal professionals across practice areas. Those who practice family law often engage with their clients during a life-changing transition or development, and the software to which they entrust their workload must sacrifice neither form nor function. The best family law software […]

The Popularity of Online Alternative Dispute Resolutions Jaliz Maldonado

The Popularity of Online Alternative Dispute Resolutions

While previously every legal dispute was thought to end up in court, thanks to technology, there are alternate routes today with an emphasis on online dispute resolutions. The need for this mode of resolution has risen due to the high litigation costs associated with solving matters in court. To prevent individuals involved in the dispute to […]

Family Law: Cryptocurrency and Divorce - New Challenges for Attorneys Jaliz Maldonado

Family Law: Cryptocurrency and Divorce – New Challenges for Attorneys

Divorce is hard. When relationships dissolve and couples split, there are countless opportunities for things to go wrong. Complications abound from start to finish. If there are children involved, it can get especially messy. Apart from the emotional and psychological battlefield, there are nearly always monetary assets to consider as well. In this day and […]

Estate Planning: A Quick Overview of QTIP Trust vs. Marital Trust Jaliz Maldonado

Estate Planning: A Quick Overview of QTIP Trust vs. Marital Trust

Estate planning furnishes several benefits for those individuals with considerable wealth and assets to their name. When done well, it can provide a great opportunity for couples to lower or even get rid of their estate’s tax burden. Further, as the goal is often to continue to provide for their loved ones and help others […]

A Guide to Estate Planning Involving Digital Assets Jaliz Maldonado

A Guide to Estate Planning Involving Digital Assets

With the evolution of technology, estate planning has transformed considerably. Earlier, planning for the division of assets after an individual’s demise used to be a straight-forward procedure, today, it is not. This is because like every other aspect of our lives, our assets have also become digital. Cryptocurrency is the most popular and widely used […]

Glossary of Trust in Florida for Non-Estate Planning Attorneys Jaliz Maldonado

Glossary of Trusts in Florida for Non-Estate Planning Attorneys

The old adage goes, “If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans.” The same could not be said of financial beneficiaries. When it comes to estate planning, the more plans, the better. An attorney would be hard pressed to come up with a situation in which establishing a trust turned out to […]