Asset Protection Trust Jurisdictions For Doctors Part 2: Going Offshore

OFFSHORE TRUSTS

Last week marked the second chapter of our discussion of asset protection trusts for doctors, with a look some basic issues of jurisdiction, that is, what geographic location’s set of laws control the trust. For those who want a potentially higher degree of security with a longer track record, offshore tools like international asset protection […]

Doctors Pleading To Misdemeanors for Heath Care Fraud – Fight or Settle?

law and money for doctors

We are in the golden age of health care fraud prosecution as means of revenue and income protection by both the government and insurance companies. Doctors are increasingly  in a position where they need to make a decision to fight or settle, regardless of the veracity of the claim or the actual intent involved. This article sheds […]

The Physician and Business Owner’s Guide to Selecting a Lawyer

law and money for doctors

We’ve covered many issues affecting doctors and their business and legal needs, specific exposures, and even some of the team members required to run a medical business. Hopefully this discussion has allowed you to identify areas in your own practice where you should be asking the right questions and seeking the guidance of experts. Today […]

Man found dead in NFL player’s pool

THE DANGER OF

NFL player has guest die in pool during party. This creates liability and the possibility of wrongful death lawsuit against him that he has likely NOT been prepared for by his manager, agents or estate planner. His home-owner’s insurance is likely to be inadequate.

Owners of Closely Held Businesses – When Good Times Go Bad

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Attorney Neal Bookspan, a partner at the Phoenix law firm of Jaburg & Wilk, handles a variety of business, bankruptcy and litigation issues. Here Neal sheds some light on conflicts in closely held businesses. A link to Neal’s profile can be found by clicking here: ABOUT ATTORNEY BOOKSPAN <http://jaburgwilk.com/attorneys/neal-h-bookspan.aspx>  and I have included some basic […]

How to Pick an Asset Protection Lawyer – Key Due Diligence Questions and Caveats

ASSET PROTECTION DUE DILLIGENCE

By Ike Devji, J.D. The last six years has created an explosion in the Asset Protection planning field due to both the large number of people who have finally realized that their wealth is more finite and fragile than they ever imagined and the litigation boom that inevitably follows tough times. Unfortunately, this new found interest […]

Common Fatal Mistakes in Doctor’s and Dentist’s Disability Insurance Claims – Asset Protection

Attorney Edward Comitz

Why Is It So Hard to Collect on My Disability Insurance Policy? Avoiding Mistakes When Filing a Claim I don’t sell life insurance, but part of the education I provide all clients is the value and limits of the policies they have in place. I have previously covered the use of various kinds of insurance […]

BAD ECONOMY = OPPORTUNITY FOR LAWSUIT PROFITS

BAD ECONOMY = OPPORTUNITY FOR LAWSUIT PROFITS The link below is to an article targeted at plaintiff’s attorneys explaining how they can capitalize on current conditions to make more money (like they need help). He astutely points out some very specific reasons that now is a good time to be a plaintiff, especially if you […]