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  • Bonnie Kraham: Planning ahead eliminates element of surprise - Times Herald-Record
    Posted on December 8, 2016 at 1:39 am

    Bonnie Kraham: Planning ahead eliminates element of surpriseTimes Herald-RecordAt a minimum, everyone needs a Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy/Living Will to legally state who will make decisions for you if you're incapacitated. In a Power of Attorney, you state who will make legal, business and financial decisions for you ... […]

  • Protect Yourself - Harrisburgmagazine
    Posted on December 7, 2016 at 9:42 pm

    Harrisburgmagazine Protect YourselfHarrisburgmagazineA little more than a quarter-century ago, a young woman named Terri Schivo had a heart attack in the apartment she shared with her husband in St. Petersburg, Florida. She was resuscitated but suffered massive brain damage. Schivo was left in a ... […]

  • Just Ask John - West Hawaii Today
    Posted on December 7, 2016 at 9:37 pm

    Just Ask JohnWest Hawaii TodayA properly drafted will ensures that your assets pass in accordance with your wishes when you die. Living wills are completely different. They provide instructions regarding end-of-life medical care. A person would not need a living will if she knew ... […]

  • At LegalZoom, employees praise supportive environment - MyStatesman.com
    Posted on December 6, 2016 at 7:17 pm

    At LegalZoom, employees praise supportive environmentMyStatesman.comTorres said he saw the need for such services a few years ago when a family member underwent hospitalization for a serious illness without a living will. That's something LegalZoom can help with. “If someone is going into surgery and needs a living ... […]

  • Advance care planning: What if family members disagree? - The Times and Democrat
    Posted on December 6, 2016 at 7:42 am

    Advance care planning: What if family members disagree?The Times and DemocratGive your primary physician copies of written communications you have made. Prepare a more specific, written living will. Make it clear in your documents that you want your agent to resolve any uncertainties that could arise when interpreting your ... […]

  • Law You Can Use: What You Should Know about Living Wills - Jackson County Times-Journal
    Posted on December 5, 2016 at 10:15 pm

    Law You Can Use: What You Should Know about Living WillsJackson County Times-JournalA living will: becomes effective only when you are unable to communicate your wishes and are permanently unconscious or terminally ill; says whether you want life-support technology to be used or not to be used; authorizes doctors to follow your ... […]

  • New Haven Living Will Stop Publication at End of Month - Hartford Courant
    Posted on November 30, 2016 at 11:40 pm

    Hartford Courant New Haven Living Will Stop Publication at End of MonthHartford CourantThe Hartford Courant Media Group will cease publication of New Haven Living magazine and its New Haven-focused edition of CTNOW, the company announced Wednesday. Hartford Magazine and the Hartford edition of CTNOW will continue to be ... […]