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Health Care Decision Making

If you become incapable of making your own medical decisions, it is critical to have planning in place so that medical providers and family members know and can implement your wishes.   This is especially important if you have a serious illness or a condition with potentially life-threatening
PK Law’s Estate Planning and Elder Law Blog

“Magic” Words To Ensure and Ex-Spouse Remains in Will

Attorneys often encounter situations in which someone makes a will or designates a beneficiary naming their spouse as the heir or beneficiary, separates from their spouse, fails to make changes to their will or beneficiary designation, divorces, and then dies.  In the case of beneficiary designations, there
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Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and the Maryland Department of Transportation

As part of determining whether a company is eligible for certification as a disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), must the company be considered an independent business?   Yes.  Only an independent business may be certified as a DBE.  To be