Phoebe Buffay from Friends is one of my all-time favorite characters. She is funny, loyal, caring, and somewhat ditzy while at the same time incredibly witty. Phoebe notoriously changed her names throughout the iconic show – often using the aliases of Regina Falange and once even legally changing ... » Learn More about PHOEBE BUFFAY AND NAME CHANGES
Benjamin Franklin was pointedly correct when he observed there are only two things which are certain – taxes and death. Understandably then, these two realties unite most Americans. We empathize with the passing of a person’s loved ones, and no one is particularly excited about paying tax. Despite ... » Learn More about DEATH AND TAXES UNITE!
Even if Punxsutawney Phil had not seen his shadow, those of us in the Midwest and other snowy parts of the country begin to yearn for warm vacations this time of year. With spring break fast approaching, whether you plan to travel with or without minor children, following are two things you might ... » Learn More about LEGAL TIPS FOR TRAVELING WITH-OR WITHOUT- MINOR CHILDREN
I would estimate at least once every week I have a client ask me in-depth questions about organ donation. For purposes of full disclosure, I’m one of those who has to sit down, grab some ice, and look the other way when I see a drop of blood [being a bit dramatic here, but you get the point]! That ... » Learn More about THE FACTS OF IOWA DONATION & YOUR RIGHT TO CHOSE
The concept of divorce generally carries with it a very negative connotation, and rightly so. Parents with minor children find themselves forced to follow a schedule as to when they see their kids, property is divided, debt is allocated among the parties, and emotions are often at an all-time high. ... » Learn More about WHEN DIVORCE GIVES YOU LEMONS, MAKE LEMONADE