Category: Guardianship Law

5 Ways Your Will Can Become Out-Of-Date
Your will can become out-of-date if you don’t take steps to keep it current. It might not seem like a big deal, but if your will becomes out-of-date, it could [...]
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Guardianship Litigation – “It’s Not About The Money”
Guardianship litigation can be a costly and stressful experience for everyone involved. If a guardian has been appointed, the court will be involved to ensure that the guardian is handling [...]
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How Do You Establish Guardianship Of A Minor?
Are you considering becoming the guardian of a minor in Florida? There are a few things to consider first before you proceed. In this article, we’re discussing the intricacies of [...]
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What is a Contested Guardianship in Florida?
When a loved one is no longer able to manage their affairs, it can be difficult on everyone involved.  Unfortunately, there comes a time when someone needs to be given [...]
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What is a Preneed Guardian in Florida?
Children need their parents. Not only do the child's parents care for them, but they also make basic decisions for the child until they reach the age of maturity. But [...]
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Do I Need an Attorney to Obtain a Legal Guardianship Issue in Florida?
You cannot obtain a guardianship without the assistance of a lawyer in the State of Florida.  While you may be able to draft a will or represent yourself in court, [...]
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Common Questions About Guardianship For Minors
There are times and circumstances in life when a person is unable to take care of themselves. In such situations, a guardian is appointed who takes over the legal authority [...]
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I Have a Special Needs Child, How Do I Remain His Guardian?
If you have a special needs child, and he or she is turning 18, then you need to take proactive steps to remain your child’s guardian in the State of [...]
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Florida Guardianship Law – All the Basics
We do not often like to boast, but when it comes to guardianships in Florida, we at Doane & Doane have a good reason to pat ourselves on the back [...]
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The Guardianship Accountability Act and the Challenge of Guardianships
In courts throughout the country, it is common for guardians to be appointed to assist with both the personal and financial assets of those who are the most vulnerable in [...]
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