Tag: guardianship

Is marriage important? Effects of Marriage in Estate Planning.

A beautiful wedding dress, party, family gathering together in celebration.  Is the celebration important? It may be. But, what does that marriage means in legal terms? After a presentation the other day, someone exclaimed: Now I understand why gays were so concerned about marriage….

Question: What happens if I leave real estate property or money to an underage child?

Answer:  As a minor, the child will need a guardian of the property if he or she receives any property to his or her name. In Florida, if the child is under 18, then the parent or guardian of the child will need court…