Adoption can be a very special time for a family. Whether you are adopting a child from someone you do not know, have decided to formally adopt a step-child, or have decided to give your child up for adoption, adoption is a loving, longstanding commitment to a child, one that has the power to change their lives forever. The legal side of adoption is a very important element of the adoption process. Partnering with a family lawyer can ensure that all of the necessary legal documents are complete and filed appropriately with the courts so that you can enjoy this special time in the life of your family. Read Full Post
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A will and a living trust are both important documents that can be developed for estate planning. A will outlines how you would like your estate handled in the event of your death. In your will, you can name an executor (whose job it is to execute the terms of your will), name the guardians for your minor children, and make your wishes known about how you would like your property distributed at the time of your death. Read Full Post
In law, there are many terms that provoke confusion about their meaning, especially to those who do not have a law degree. There are, however, some exceptions. In the case of trusts, the term describes very well the meaning and the intentions associated with them. A living trust, which can also be known as a revocable trust, is a means of placing assets aside for the benefit of another person; the assets are then transferred to that person upon the death of the person who set the assets aside. Read Full Post
If you own a rental property in Minnesota and want to hold the title to that property, it is important to know that you have options. Holding the title to any property—rental or otherwise—can be complicated and you may need legal support to ensure that your rights are protected. The legal team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn Law specializes in all types of real estate law and has a specific expertise in rental property. Rentsl Property concerns are title holding, as well as lease agreements and eviction notices and proccedings. Read Full Post
Inheritance Law in Minnesota is complicated, and it is bound to be extremely confusing for people who do not possess a law degree. But the team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn are experts in inheritance law and can help you untangle whatever questions, problems, or issues that you may have.
Minnesota is currently one of a handful of states that imposes an estate tax on top of the estate tax imposed by the federal government. Read Full Post