Advantages of having a Will when it comes to probate

A Will must be probated. Once a Will has been probated, it is given the force of law. Contrary to common belief, all estates must go through the probate process, with or without a Will. Having a Will, however, speeds up the probate process and informs the court how...

Why You Need a Will

Having a Will is arguably one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your family. Not only can a Will legally protect your spouse, children, and assets, it can also spell out exactly how you would like things handled after you have passed on....

Children Have Say in Which Divorced Parent to Live With

Where a child lives is one of the hardest decisions made by the court during a divorce. The state of Georgia has laws that govern when a child has a say. In Georgia if the child is 14 or older he or she has the right to select the parent they wish to live with. The...

What You Need to Know about Georgia’s New Hands-Free Law

The intent of the law is to prohibit distracted driving and encourage technology-free travelling throughout the state. Here are some things you can’t do while driving: Hold or support any wireless telecommunication device with any part of the body. Write, send, or...

Divorced Parents Making Decisions Regarding Their Children

Though they may be divorced, parents still must make decisions together about their children. Typically, there are four areas in which the decisions are required to be made jointly: religious upbringing of the children; medical care of the children; extracurricular...