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Fraser Trebilcock’s associate attorneys welcomed 12 summer interns from the Ingham County Probate Court for a Lunch and Learn at the firm’s Lansing office last week. The interns ranged from recent college graduates, to current law school students, to recent […]
On the five-year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), we bring you a retrospective look back at what some of Michigan’s top health care attorneys say worked, and what did not work, with the new law. A Fraser Trebilcock […]
Attorney Elizabeth H. Latchana was recently a featured guest on The Margie Shard Show, which focuses its programs on financial planning and investment strategies while covering a myriad of aligning topics. In the two part program, Beth and Margie discussed […]
Fraser Trebilcock’s Summer 2015 Estate Strategies newsletter contains valuable information on a variety of Trusts and Estates topics, including: A look at how the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges impacts Michigan trust & estate laws. Important information on […]
If you know anyone who receives long-term care services covered by Medicaid, it is highly likely that their estate will be subject to estate recovery unless specific actions are taken to prevent estate recovery. Estate recovery is the program through […]
Reminder: Plan Sponsors of Certain Applicable Self-Funded Health Plans Must Make PCORI Fee Payment By July 31, 2015 Please let this serve as a reminder that the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) fee is due by July 31st and must […]
In a legal landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage (Obergefell v. Hodges). Previously, we blogged about changes to employee benefit plans, and trust and estate documents. Now, here’s a […]
The Supreme Court’s ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges will have wide-ranging implications across the country. The impact on estate planning and the administration of trusts and estates in Michigan is staggering. The Obergefell ruling dictates that same-sex couples may exercise […]
On Friday, June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court issued the 5-4 landmark decision in Obergefell v Hodges striking down same-sex marriage bans across the country as unconstitutional under the Fourteenth Amendment.