Adverse Circumstances If You Die and Don’t Have a Will

Adverse Circumstances If You Die and Don’t Have a Will

On behalf of Osuji & Smith posted in Wills and Estate on Tuesday, October 28, 2018.

What do you want to happen when you die? Who will inherit your home and pension plan funds, and who gets your collection of art or hobbies, or cars?

Dying without a Will can leave a trail of unpaid bills, taxes and courtroom battles behind you for those who survive you. Not to mention that you don’t...

Bankruptcy and Support Obligations

On behalf of Osuji & Smith posted in Family Law on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

Separation may impose additional financial burden on people, especially when a separated/divorced parent needs to pay spousal/partner support or child support. This is understandable because the support payor would generally find it very difficult to maintain the same lifestyle he or she had prior to the...