Holiday Shopping, Cyber Crime and Personal Secuirty – Asset Protection

Holiday Scams

Whether you are a Black Friday, Cyber Monday or everything in-between shopper, the number of threats to your wealth and assets both in person and online at a  high at this time of year. Here are some issues to look out for to protect yourself, your family and the joy of the Holidays. Yes, this is […]

Essential Legal and Financial Documents, an Emergency Checklist

VITAL LEGAL DOCUMENTS

Finding key documents can be trying and laborious under the best circumstances, even with plenty of notice, like at tax time every year. Finding them under stress or worse, having to have someone else sort through the entirety of the paperwork you have hoarded after an emergency, death or other crisis is often impossible. This […]

Crisis Management Plans for Business Owners and Doctors: Personal Saftey

PREPAREDNESS, DEFENSE &  PERSONAL SECURITY

The recent tragic events in Washington, Colorado and Wisconsin are just three examples of the realities that leaders and executives of medical practices must be prepared to deal with in an effective and organized way. Unfortunately for most of us, the first time our name is in the newspaper is usually not a happy event; […]

Asset Protection, Gun Ownership and Parental Liability

70 Series

In the tragic and horrifying wake of the recent series of public and school shootings many people are reexamining their rights and duties and parents and gun owners. The essential legal question is, “Am I liable for criminal acts committed by my children?”, in my opinion the answer is generally yes. If an an act […]

Personal Security: How to Survive a Workplace or Public Building Shooter

Being informed and trained is key to any personal security issue.  This is an unfortunate reality today, as long as there is mental illness or the desire to commit harm we will face these exposures from time to time. A crsis is not the first time you should have considered issues like cover and exits.  […]

Hidden Assets, Buried Gold, Stuffed Safes and Other Asset Protection and Estate Plans FAILS

Attorney Mike King, Gammage & Burnham

The article below is by Attorney Mike King, and shares some detail on the legal issues surrounding intestate property and especially that which is “hidden” and undisclosed. My expectation is that this will be a common story for the next twenty years plus as many people who are currently accumulating and “hiding” assets like gold, jewels, […]

“Prepping” from an Asset Protection Point of View – What is Your Family Ready For?

PREPAREDNESS, DEFENSE &  PERSONAL SECURITY

This article originally appeared in Physicians Pracrtice as a two part series, I provide both below. Asset Protection is not just about lawsuits. It’s about a rational understndinig of all risks and exposures and being prepared for them, it’s a state of mind that provides the confidence of being prepared for the unexpected. Sometimes those unexpected […]