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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 […]

Estate Taxes: What You Need to Know

In New Jersey, there may be inheritance and estate taxes assessed after person passes away and their assets are distributed. The tax amounts and rates depend upon the amount involved and the recipient’s relationship with the deceased person. Because estate taxes can be complex and there are various laws that apply, you should consult with […]

How an Attorney Can Help an Undue Influence Case

When a person signs a will under undue influence, then the validity of the will or terms within the will may be challenged. All will must be entered into voluntarily by the person making it. When a party was wrongly influenced into signing a will or including certain terms within a will, then it could […]

Creating Your Living Will: What You Need to Do Next

A living will, also called an advance healthcare directive, can be an important document to have as part of your estate plan. Deciding what to include in your living will can be difficult and it is important that it clearly addresses the situations that may arise.  What is a living will? A living will is a […]

NJ Winter Weather Accident Injuries (and How to Be Compensated)

Winter weather often creates hazardous road conditions. Unfortunately many drivers do not drive appropriately under the circumstances created by hazardous conditions. This may result in traffic accidents that cause personal injuries. If you or a loved one are injured in a winter weather accident, then Fairfield NJ personal injury lawyers can provide legal representation to […]