Estate Planning Mistakes to avoid

Common Estate Planning Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Taking care of your estate plan feels morbid to some people. As a result, many people die without taking the steps they would have taken to ensure their wishes would be followed. Every state has a will…
Free 2 Hour Real Estate CE

September 26 -Free 2 Hour Real Estate CE in Mesquite

Please join us for two Free 1 hour Real Estate Ce's to be held in Mesquite on Thursday, September 26th. Please rsvp to (702) 798-4955.
Importance of pour over will

Never Work Without a Net: The Importance of a Pour Over Will

The revocable living trust is a method of planning for the distribution of your estate upon your passing. The Trust enables your assets to be distributed to your beneficiaries without being subject to…
FIduciary duties

August 27 - Free 1 Hour Lunch and Learn

Please join us for a free Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, August 27th taught by Attorney Lee Drizin.
Free Real Estate CE

August 14th Free Real Estate CE

Please join us for a free 1 Hour Real Estate CE - Avoiding Breaches of Fiduciary Duties While Representing Seniors to be held August 14, 2019.

Three Important Facts to Know about Nevada Guardianships

A legal guardian is a person appointed by the court and has been given the authority to make medical and financial decisions on behalf of an individual (the “protected person”) who is unable to care…

Best of Las Vegas: Drizin Law Nominated in Four Categories

Drizin Law is pleased to announce that we are currently nominated for a Best of Las Vegas award in four categories! Best Elder Law Best Estate Law Best Divorce Law Best Law Firm. We would appreciate…
FIduciary duties

New 1 Hour RE Course on Representing Seniors - July 19

Our new course Avoiding Breaches of Fiduciary Duties while Representing Seniors has just been approved by the Real Estate Division. Please join us for a free 1 hour Real Estate lunch and learn to be held…
powers of attorney

Understanding the Differences between POLSTs and Health Care Powers of Attorney

An essential part of every estate plan is the Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions (the “DPOA”). A DPOA authorizes your designee (referred to as the “Healthcare Agent”) to make decisions…
Timeshares and probate

Timeshares and Probate

Probate is a legal process by which title to property is formally transferred at death. A primary probate proceeding is opened in the state where the deceased is domiciled at time of death. Ancillary probate…
passing of Aretha Franklin

The passing of Aretha Franklin (the “Queen of Soul”)

The passing of Aretha Franklin (the “Queen of Soul”) serves as another unfortunate example of the damaging effects of not creating a clear and detailed will. A will is a legal document by which an individual states their wishes as to how their property is to be distributed at death.
Transferring a Vehicle's Title

Overview of Transferring a Vehicle's Title to the Beneficiary after the Probate Process

Transferring a vehicle’s title in Nevada after probate is completed is a relatively simple process if you have all the important documents before you start. The first step is gathering the required information…
language access rights

Understanding Language Access Rights

Over five million older adults across the country are Limited English Proficient (“LEP”). LEP older adults do not speak English as their primary language or they have a limited ability to speak, read, write, or understand English. Federal law prohibits discrimination based on national origin, including discrimination on the basis of language.
probate

Size Matters (Sometimes)

One of the most common questions we receive is whether someone has a large enough estate to warrant purchasing a revocable living trust. A will is a written document that becomes effective upon your death.…
wire fraud

Wire Fraud in Real Estate Transactions is on the Rise

A glimpse of something new on the horizon can be seen in Bain v. Platinum Realty, LLC, No. 16-2326-JWL, 2018, WL 3105376 (D. Kan. June 25, 2018), where the United States District Court in Kansas upheld…
avoiding breaches of fiduciary

New 1 Hour CE Regarding Seniors Coming Soon!

If you are a broker and would like to offer this class as a lunch and learn for your office, please call Drizin Law (702) 798-4955. We prefer an office with minimum seating of 30 agents. We look forward to working with you.
Real Estate CE

Friday June 7th, Free 3 Hour CE in Pahrump

Please join us for an informative 3 Hour CE, What Every Licensee Should Know about Sales in Probate and Guardianship taught by Attorney Lee Drizin in Pahrump.
real property transfer on death acts

Free 1 Hour CE - June 25, 2019

Please join us for a Free 1 hour Lunch and Learn to be held Tuesday June 25, 2019 taught by Attorney Lee Drizin. To RSVP call (702) 732-7282.