What happens if you become Ill or Injured while your Divorce is Pending

So.. you’ve filed for divorce.  You are certain that the marriage cannot be saved. If something were to happen to you after your divorce is filed, but before it becomes final, what would happen?  Who would make the medical decisions if you couldn’t speak for yourself? In Texas, there is…

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Health Information Confidentiality

Most everyone has heard of HIPAA (the “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act”).   This law covers health care plans, health care providers, clearinghouses, and their business associates. The health care information of individuals is protected from disclosure to the wrong parties by following these rules.In general, the patient controls…

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Why Just Having a Will May not be Enough

Do you have a current will?  If so, great!  But there are times when having a will may not be enough, or you may need a will that is more specific to your situation. Do any of these apply to you? You own a business, but haven’t made provisions for…

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