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The Basics of a Will for Estate Planning

Many people consider estate plans as a need for the wealthy, but the truth is that everyone who has any property at least needs an established will to be used as an advanced directive in case of an untimely death. Distribution of property and information regarding health care are best controlled with an official valid […]

Product Liability Common Injuries (& What to Do Next)

Product liability claims can be some of the most difficult legal cases in isolated situations where the product is not typically known as defective. Food sources are a primary example of when a product can be contaminated causing significant physical illness for those who have consumed the product while normally the product is safe. However, […]

Inheritance Taxes: Why You Need an Attorney

When a person dies and leaves you some or all of their money and possessions, inheritance taxes will likely be due. Though collected in only six states, New Jersey is one of those states. Since settling an estate is very complex, there are many reasons why you will need the advice of Fairfield estate planning […]

Steps to Take Following a Motorcycle Accident

Have you recently been involved in a motorcycle accident? There are certain steps you need to take. The first thing you need to do is seek medical attention. Even if you don’t seem to be injured, it’s a good idea to get a quick check up. This way, you will have full medical documentation after […]

Considering Retirement Benefits in Estate Planning

Everyone wants to have a significant amount of cash flow and financial assets after they retire. Income level is actually one of the foremost concerns for those who are planning retirement. Not only would the typical retiree like to maintain their standard of living, but many have other interests as well. Anticipation of the lifestyle […]

How Can I Protect My Loved One from Elder Abuse?

One of the worst fears that we all have is that we won’t be properly cared for when we get too old to care for ourselves. You can do your part to make sure that this never happens to your loved ones. There are certain steps that you can take to prevent elder abuse from […]

Benefits of a Living Trust

When most people think of estate planning, their thoughts turn to a will. However, for many people a living trust may be better. While it is currently estimated that only 20% of Americans have a living trust, the idea is becoming more popular as people learn more about this estate planning tool. If you want […]

Understanding the Personal Injury Litigation Process

Are you ready to file a personal injury lawsuit? If so, you need to contact the Law Offices of Faloni & Associates. We are the Fairfield NJ personal injury lawyers who can help you get through the process of filing your suit so that you have the greatest chance of gaining a victory in court.  […]

Do I Need a Medical Directive in Place? How an Attorney Can Help

There are times when a person might not be able to communicate their wishes on how they want to be treated and cared for toward the end of their life. That can leave decisions up to family members who cannot agree or a judge in a probate court. All of that can be avoided with […]

April Showers Bring Slip-and-Fall Accidents! How to Get Compensated

With spring’s arrival comes rain and the thawing and melting of snow and ice. The resulting water gets tracked into commercial properties, and that can cause slip-and-falls at or near the entrances of those properties. Unless the water is dirty, many people just don’t see it accumulated on store floors. Should a person slip and […]