By: Dustin Humphrey Election day has come and gone. With Donald Trump as our 45th elected President of the United States, what happens next? Here’s a quick look at the procedure of the transfer of presidential power: Trump will spend the next two months to plan a new administration while … [Read more...] about How does the Transfer of Presidential Power Work?
For most couples, the first months of marriage are some of the most exciting months of life. These months seem like the least appropriate time to discuss “gloomy” subjects like the possibility of future sickness or death. While it may not be the most comfortable subject for newlyweds to discuss, the … [Read more...] about Estate Planning for Newlyweds
It’s that time again. Political discussion is filling both offices and homes as the heated Presidential debates clearly demonstrate that the month of October is “crunch time” for this term’s candidates. October is also “crunch time” for this state’s voters. Whether you’re a first-time voter, have … [Read more...] about How Do I Register to Vote in Kentucky?
By: Dustin Humphrey The rights of grandparents to visit their grandchildren is an often misunderstood area of Kentucky law. In my family law practice, I frequently meet with grandparents who have been shut out of their grandchildren’s lives after a divorce or child custody case. Sometimes these … [Read more...] about FAQ: Grandparents’ Visitation in Kentucky
As a property owner, it is important to understand the government’s power over that property and your legal rights as an owner. Eminent domain, often called condemnation, is generally identified as the power of the Commonwealth of Kentucky to take private property for a public use without the … [Read more...] about Eminent Domain: What Every Property Owner Should Know
By: Dustin Humphrey Preparing for the future is something we know we need to do but always put off until “tomorrow.” After all, thinking about how you should be prepared for life’s inevitable headaches is not a pleasant task, especially when it means you have to plan for unfortunate circumstances … [Read more...] about Does a Bank Have to Accept my Power of Attorney?
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released new rules regarding drone operation. These are the FAA’s first attempt at a comprehensive plan to ensure drones can safely share the skies with commercial craft. Here are five things you now need to know if you own or operate a drone: 1. … [Read more...] about 5 Things You Need to Know About Drone Operations
In divorce or child custody cases, often a judge must decide which parent shall have custody of minor children. I often have clients assert that since their child is a certain age, he or she can chose where to live. There seems to be a widely held belief in some specific age at which the child gets … [Read more...] about Can my Child Choose Which Parent to Live With?
By: Dustin Humphrey If you are a landowner, understanding the difference between a contract for deed and a regular mortgage sale is vital – especially in the state of Kentucky. Far too many times, our office sees clients that misunderstand a contract for deed, which can cost landowners quite a … [Read more...] about Q & A: Understanding Contract for Deed