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Getting Legal Help For Raw Land Investment

There is probably no greater overlooked sector of real estate investing than investing in raw, vacant land. If you are investing in raw land, you should be aware of how to do so effectively. You should first be aware that the rules regulating raw land investing are different than the rules regulating a standard property acquisition.

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3 Reasons You Need a Probate Attorney

The probate court process is how an estate handles the settlement of the distribution of property. The process can be hard to handle on your own. When you don’t have a probate attorney or expert, it can be completely impossible. The entire estate can get tied up in the courts. If you’re asking the question of when to get a probate attorney, the answer is as soon as your loved one passes. If you can, it’s best to have it all arranged prior to your loved one’s passing.

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Why Litigate? Why Litigation Can Be The Best Choice

When a dispute arises that cannot be resolved between two parties, they will frequently opt for litigation as a means of settling the dispute.

Why Litigate?

In the normal course of events in a commercial transaction, disagreements occur. Litigation is recommended so both sides can state their case, and the dispute can be resolved. It may be two companies in the litigation, or a company and its client.

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What to Do If Unknowingly Removed as a Beneficiary

Learn What to Do If You Were Unknowingly Removed as a Beneficiary on Your Husband’s Will

When someone serves in the military, they are entitled to a life insurance policy. Within the policy, the member must designate a person to be the beneficiary of the policy when they die.  The beneficiary can be changed at any time if the military member decides that he or she wants to change it. 

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Conversations About Year End Planning

Whether you are a small business owner or an individual taxpayer, this year end tax planning presentation has something for everyone?
Tax reform changes affecting individual, estate, and gift tax rates and exclusions, and expiring tax deductions after 2013?
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, including discussion of employer and individual mandates regarding insurance coverage and penalties for non-compliance?
Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage and IRS rules on the tax related issues? Continue reading

How to Find a Palm Springs Business Litigation Law Firm with These Top Two Questions

In the cases of business actions, it’s more that just a trial. When things go according to plan, there won’t be a trial at all. With the assistance and expertise of a business litigation lawyer, your case can be determined by convincing strategies and practical tactics from the beginning of the process. When this is done correctly, court can be avoided altogether. It’s up to you to choose a Palm Springs business litigation law firm that knows how to do this right the first time. Here are some questions to ask before choosing a law firm to help with your case. Continue reading

Gino Lamont fronts the 3rd Annual Dancing with the Desert Stars while co-host Randy Roberts “drags” dancers through the Green Room

Toni Basil, “Legacy” Perez, and Aiden Turner will judge this year’s dancers

PALM SPRINGS, CA, October 1, 2013 – KMIR-6 anchorman Gino Lamont knows he’ll have to be on his toes as host of Dancing with the Desert Stars on Friday, November 22 at the Renaissance Palm Springs, to benefit the 100 Women program at Desert AIDS Project. His co-host, drag performer Randy Roberts, will be on his toes as well … but he’ll have the benefit of those stilettos he wears so well! Continue reading

“Dancing with the Desert Stars” returns Friday, November 22

An uplifting experience, benefiting 100 Women at Desert AIDS Project, at the Renaissance Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, CA, September 12, 2013 – Those competing to succeed local TV reporter/anchor Bianca Rae as the 2013 Dancing Desert Star will be showing their best moves on an elevated dance floor this year, to improve the view for all audience members. Once again, all of the action will take place at the Renaissance Hotel Palm Springs on Tahquitz Canyon on Friday, November 22. Continue reading

What is an S Corp Shareholder Agreement and How it Benefits a Business

An S Corp Shareholder Agreement or Buy-Sell Agreement is a suggested for anyone who has ownership in an S Corp business. S Corporations are businesses who elect not to pay federal income taxes because the business’s profits or losses for the year will be divided and paid to the corporation’s shareholders. It is then the shareholder’s responsibility to claim the income or loss when filing his/her income tax return. Continue reading