Does a Nursing Home Take Everything When You Need Nursing Home Care?

Posted on May 29, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

We have heard variations of the myth over the years: “A nursing home will  take everything.” Savvy people rely on facts, not myths, and prepare for nursing home care before a health crisis strikes. Those people use the facts and laws to plan ahead and protect property and savings lawfully and legitimately. This article presents the facts. It also […]

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Stand, Uncover, & Honor US Armed Forces

Posted on May 18, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

Invitation to Celebrate We invite our fellow citizens to stand with uncovered heads during the playing of our National Anthem. It is a simple act, but it celebrates and demonstrates our gratitude for the past, present, and future military service by patriotic men and women to protect and preserve our constitutional rights and liberties. This […]

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Administrative Dissolution: Avoidable Death of Corporations/LLCs/LLPs

Posted on April 1, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

Avoid administrative dissolution of an Indiana corporation or other entity by updating the registered agent’s email address and the entity’s official business address on the entity’s Indiana business entity report and file the report on time. New Indiana law prohibits reinstatement of an entity that has been dissolved for 5 years or more.

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Selling an Indiana Home Without a Realtor? (Part 3)

Posted on February 27, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] This article concludes our 3-part series of articles for people who want to sell their homes without realtor assistance (see recommendation to always hire a realtor in Part 1 of this article series). In this article, we describe some of the things that a seller can expect […]

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Selling an Indiana Home Without a Realtor? (Part 2)

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[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] We wrote tips in our most recent article for people who want to sell their homes without realtor assistance (see recommendation to always hire a realtor in Part 1 of this article series). In this article, we describe some of the things that a seller can expect […]

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Selling an Indiana Home Without a Realtor? (Part 1)

Posted on February 26, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] We encourage people to use realtor services to sell property instead of trying to sell real estate without realtor assistance. Realtor services can help maximize the sale price (often dramatically) and minimize distractions and headaches that require sellers to take time off work. However, we have tips […]

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Indiana’s Senior Consumer Protection Act

Posted on February 3, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

                        [See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] The Senior Consumer Protection Act (referred to in this article as the “Act”) added new financial exploitation protections in 2013 for Hoosiers that are 60 years of age or older (referred to in the Act […]

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Spendthrift, Special Needs, “Miller” & Other Protective Trusts

Posted on January 12, 2018 by Hawkins Law PC.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] Trusts are tools that estate planning lawyers use to solve or avoid money management and property management problems for clients. Protective trusts protect assets from problems plaguing the trusts’ beneficiaries. Protective trusts are increasingly common as lawyers and clients focus on solving problems that do not necessarily […]

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Pay Attention & Get It in Writing

Posted on December 1, 2017 by Hawkins Law PC.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] Teenagers often try to shift blame for breaking rules, misunderstanding assignments, or missing deadlines with statements like, “I asked Joe and he said it wasn’t important,” or “I heard that they never enforce those rules.” Of course, some teenagers retaining their adolescent gullibility and inattentiveness into adulthood […]

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Customer Service by Josh

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[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] We were enjoying dinner in a chain restaurant earlier this year when we noticed the exceptional service that we were receiving from a young attendant, whom I will call “Josh.” Josh impressed us enough to inspire us to to pay more generously than is our custom (we […]

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