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Cole Schotz PC | USA | 6 Sep 2016

As Your Young Adults Leave for College, Add a Power of Attorney and Health Care Directive to the Packing List

The fall is upon us: is your new or soon-to-be adult (child) going off to college? Besides taking with him or her the extra long sheets and a new

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Gadens | Australia | 25 May 2016

Can you rely on an advance care directive?

Advance care planning is not about euthanasia or assisted suicide. It is about respecting a persons' wishes about what is to be done or not done to

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Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC | USA | 15 Apr 2016

National Healthcare Decisions Day - April 16, 2016

April 16, 2016 is National Healthcare Decisions Day. The goal of the day is to encourage Americans to think and talk about their health care goals and

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Stinson LLP | USA | 12 Apr 2016

GAO Says Regulators Should Improve Transparency in Evaluating Banks’ “Living Wills”

GAO has issued a report which noted the FDIC and Federal Reserve have developed separate but similar review processes for determining whether a

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Offit Kurman | USA | 10 Feb 2016

Living Will & Power of Attorney

A Living Will (sometimes referred to as a medical Directive) is a document in which a person states whether or not life-sustaining procedures should

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Davis Wright Tremaine LLP | USA | 8 Sep 2015

Extra-long twin sheets, emergency credit card, and Advance Directive and power of attorney (!?)

As you pack up extra-long twin sheets and the emergency credit card for your college-bound child, don’t forget to pack her legal documents. Though

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Burns & Levinson LLP | USA | 6 Jul 2015

Start summer right by focusing on health care protection

As long daylight hours continue to lift our spirits, it is not only the sun's rays that we should protect against this summer. We should also make

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Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC | USA | 13 Apr 2015

National Healthcare Decisions Day April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 is National Healthcare Decisions Day. The goal of the day is to encourage Americans to think and talk about their health care goals

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Buckley LLP | USA | 16 Jan 2015

Bank regulators release public sections of “living wills”

On January 15, the Federal Reserve and the FDIC issued a joint press release making available the public sections of resolution plans of firms with

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Morrison & Foerster LLP | USA | 12 Dec 2014

SEC to require living wills and stress-testing for investment advisers

In a speech on December 11, 2014, SEC Chair Mary Jo White announced three broad “proactive initiatives” to address the risks of “increasingly complex