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How Will Covid-19 Restrictions Affect North Carolina Long-Term Care Facility Residents?

Are you unsure how new Covid-19 restrictions / regulations will affect a loved one in a long-term care facility such as a skilled nursing, rehab, assisted living, adult care, or group home facility?  The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released a number of guidelines for facilities.  It › continue reading.

Wallis Law Office, P.A.; is Open for Business With Health and Safety Measures

Wallis Law Offices remains open for business in these uncertain times.  Now is an important time to make sure your family assets and your care will be handled appropriately if you or a family member becomes ill or dies.  The attorneys at Wallis Law have significant experience helping clients and › continue reading.

What is an Acceptable Signature for use on a US legal Document?

Can you tell somebody’s name by looking at their signature.  For most people, the answer is no.  Most folks write their signature so quickly that it appears more like a series of indecipherable scribbles than a person’s name.  However, when writing your signature on an important document such as a › continue reading.

Your Estate Plan is Complete – What’s Next?

Join us for the final presentation of our series: Estate Planning from Home.

Topic: Your Estate Plan is Complete – What’s Next?

Time: July 14, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time

Meeting ID: 857 2035 1952; Password: 303456

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Powers of Attorney

Join us for the fourth presentation of our series: Estate Planning from Home.

This time we will discuss financial and health care powers of attorney.

Topic: Powers of Attorney

Time: Jun 23, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time

Meeting ID: 840 2478 0482; Password: 944578

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We will › continue reading.

Myths About Trusts

Join us for the third presentation of our series: Estate Planning from Home.

This time we will discuss the many misconceptions about Trusts.

Topic: Myths About Trusts – Things You Thought You Knew

Time: June 2 , 2020 12:00 PM

Meeting ID: 815 4562 9093; Password: 206473

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Myths About Wills: Things You Thought You Knew

Join us for the second presentation of our series: Estate Planning From Home.

This time we will cast aside some misconceptions about the purpose and function of a Last Will and Testament.

Topic: Myths About Wills

Time: May 19, 2020 12:00 PM

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Presentation: 10 Things to Do Now

Virtual Web Series: Estate Planning From Home

We held our first virtual meeting on Tuesday, May 5th which provided ideas for “pre” estate planning –  simple tasks which you can do for yourself now.

The summary can be found here.

Or, we have posted a video on YouTube.

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The North Carolina Real ID.

The North Carolina REAL ID

WHAT IS AN NC REAL ID?

The NC Real ID is a driver’s license or State ID card issued by the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) that meets new federal identification standards.  These identification standards were established by Congress after the 9/11 terrorist › continue reading.

Tips for Avoiding Scams

One day out of the blue, Janice got a telephone call from a man claiming to be with a computer repair company she had used in the past. The man said her computer had been hacked and needed to be fixed. The man offered Janice a lifetime maintenance agreement for continue reading.