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As of September 17, 2012, I am pleased to announce the formation of the Lineberry Law Firm, PLLC, in Gig Harbor, WA. My practice will continue to focus on asset protection as well as estate, business and tax planning. With the addition of attorney Jeanette Lineberry we will also be able to provide assistance in [...]
Lately a number of clients have expressed increasing interest in captive insurance programs. Traditionally the domain of large corporations (over half of Fortune 500 companies are reported to have a captive), they are becoming more common in the medium and small size business world as well. This very brief introductory article will outline a few [...]
On April 17, 2012, the Estate of Billy Ray Shirley III sued Bill’s Towing and Garage for Mr. Shirley’s death. The complaint is linked below if you care to read it. It alleges that the property owner allowed its tenant, a motorcycle club, to operate an illegal nightclub on the premises. Mr. Shirley was unfortunately [...]
he use of Nevada corporate entities as an asset protection vehicle has gained ground in the last several years. The selling point of this strategy has been twofold: (1) by using a Nevada entity you somehow import Nevada’s allegedly protective laws into the jurisdiction you are doing business or holding an asset in; and (2) [...]
What is estate planning, and what documents and agreements should an estate plan include? Estate planning is the process of planning for likely or inevitable events in our lives and presently determining how we should address those events. A proper estate plan considers not only obvious events like death, but should also encompass issues such [...]