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Should My Business Use Arbitration Clauses?

Arbitration provisions, which allow legal disputes to be settled outside of the court system, are increasingly found in ...
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Business Ownership and Divorce: What You Need to Know

Divorce is rarely simple. When two people’s lives are intertwined—physically, emotionally, and legally—separating the individual strands can be ...
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Asset Protection for Business Owners: Trust vs LLC

What Is the Difference between a Trust and an LLC? Trusts and limited liability companies (LLCs) are both ...
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Is a surviving spouse responsible for a deceased spouse’s debts in Utah?

Common question after the death of a loved one When a client's spouse passes away we are frequently ...
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Can I Still Protect My Assets Even Without a Prenuptial Agreement?

Prenuptial agreements can help protect your assets when a marriage ends — but what if you don’t have ...
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Talking to Your Family About Your Will

It's not always easy to have a dinner-table discussion about your intentions for what happens after you pass.  ...
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What Should You Not Put in Your Will?

You know you need a will — but you might have no idea what you should or shouldn’t ...
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Do I Have to Pay Taxes on an Inheritance in Utah?

When a loved one passes away and leaves you with some inheritance, you'll likely have questions — "What ...
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Welcoming Lindsay Bayles to ProvenLaw

ProvenLaw is thrilled to announce Lindsay M. Bayles passed the July administration of the Uniform Bar Examination with ...
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Family contesting a Will

How to Contest a Will in Utah

Many people create a Will to help their family and loved ones manage their estate after they pass. ...
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Where is the Best Place to Keep Your Will?

Your Will is a legally valuable document. It states who will inherit your property and possessions when you ...
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What is Utah’s Health Care Directive?

Estate Planning in Utah Any Utah estate plan needs to include an advance healthcare directive. You can create ...
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Things You Need to Know About Medicaid Planning

Medicaid planning is an essential part of estate planning. Medicaid is a federal and state program that provides ...
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How Does One Establish Guardianship in Utah?

There are several instances in which one may need to establish guardianship in Utah. Parents of a minor ...
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How Can Your Lawyer Help With Estate Planning?

Perhaps the biggest misconception regarding estate planning is that it’s only applicable for the wealthy. In reality, everybody ...
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Factors To Consider When Choosing An Assisted Living Facility

Factors To Consider When Choosing An Assisted Living Facility

When considering an assisted living facility for yourself or someone you love, there are so many choices that ...
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What Are the Requirements of Prenuptial Agreements in Utah?

When plans for marriage begin, couples often think of wedding planning, honeymoon destinations, and prospects of a growing ...
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What Happens if You Die Without a Will in Utah?

No doubt, estate planning can be an uncomfortable thought for some, but it is undeniably important and must ...
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What Does an Elder Law Attorney Do?

We are living in a time when technological advances make it hard for many of us, especially the ...
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Probate Law Basics in Utah

Do you find yourself overwhelmed by the complexities of Utah probate law? It's not a part of the ...
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Wills vs. Trusts: Which Option is Right for You?

It’s never too early to create a will or set up a trust to protect your assets and ...
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Things to Know Before Going Into Any Mediation Situation

In recent years, there has been an increase in lawsuits in trusts and estates. These lawsuits arise out ...
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Common Mistakes Made When Drafting a Will

Less than half of all Americans have a will to ensure their wishes are met when they pass ...
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Do I Need a Will? What You Should Know

Many people never think to draft a will and far too many believe they don't need one. Some ...
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