Q. Any updates on how a fiduciary accesses digital assets? A. South Carolina passed the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act in 2016 which gives agents under a duly authorizing power of attorney, or a trustee, personal representative and conservator (ie. legal fiduciaries) access to a person’s online accounts, correspondence and other computer files,…Read more
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Q. My elderly father is often confused and agitated. I am concerned because he has loaded guns in the house. What can I do? A. Short of bringing a protective...Read more
I’m putting together my New Year Resolutions and wondered what you thought I should include about disability, elder law and estate planning.Here is my list of favorites: 1. Be kind to someone daily.It’s incredibly good for your soul and as part of this resolution you need to see your estate plan...Read more
I have a revocable trust that provides for a disabled child on my death. Do I need to amend it due to the new SECURE Act? Good question. The answer...Read more
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