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Wage Law Basics for Public Employees

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) establishes overtime pay and minimum wage standards for employees in the public and private sector. The FLSA has some unique provisions applicable only to federal and local government sector employers and their employees. Here...
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What is the role of a probate lawyer?

Probate is a court-supervised process that takes place after a person dies. The process involves reviewing a will to determine if it is authentic and valid. Once the authenticity of a will is determined, the deceased person’s assets are identified,...
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4 Estate Planning Mistakes That Can Cost You

There are many benefits to estate planning. A carefully designed estate plan ensures that all assets are passed to the creator’s intended beneficiaries and is key to preventing any family conflicts, bitterness, or complications. Estate planning can be complex, which...
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What Assets Need to Be Listed for Probate?

Probate is the process of verifying whether a will is authentic and valid. The process is supervised by a court. If a person passes away without a will, probate may still be required by law to pay their final bills...
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When Do I Need an Elder Law Attorney?

Elder law attorneys in Sonoma County and elsewhere help senior citizens navigate complex legal issues facing them. An elder law attorney handles a wide range of legal matters affecting elderly people, including health care, guardianship, Medicare/Medicaid, and Social Security. An...
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