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The Difference Between Durable and Springing Power of Attorney

For many of the Woodland Hills clients with whom we work here at The Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo, the decision of whom to give power of attorney and what form to grant unto them is a difficult one. Specifically, ... Read More
Recognizing And Addressing Undue Influence

Recognizing and Addressing Undue Influence

A sad reality is there are some people who are willing to manipulate others for their own gain. These same individuals usually do not have reservations about exerting their influence over someone who is vulnerable in order to financially benefit. ... Read More
What To Expect During A Gray Divorce

What to Expect During a Gray Divorce

When a couple over age 50 ends their marriage, it’s sometimes referred to as gray divorce. The gray divorce rate has been on the rise over the last twenty years. When a couple decides to divorce at this stage of ... Read More
What We Can Learn About Estate Planning From John Singleton

What We Can Learn About Estate Planning from John Singleton

In 1991, 24-year-old director John Singleton made a name for himself with the debut of his movie Boyz n the Hood.  The film’s success launched his career and led to his nomination for an Academy Award for Best Director. The filmmaker ... Read More
What Are The Options For My Parent With Dementia

What are the Options for My Parent with Dementia?

As your parents age, you are probably going to notice changes in their health. In some instances, these changes may include a decrease in cognitive functioning due to dementia. When a person has dementia, symptoms can range in severity and ... Read More
The Importance Of A Power Of Attorney

The Importance of a Power of Attorney

You can designate how your assets will be transferred to your heirs and loved ones after you pass through a final will and testament, but what happens if you unexpectedly are unable to manage your own financial affairs due to ... Read More