1 03, 2021

Can a Guardian Restrict Communication or Visits?

2021-03-03T14:43:32+00:00By |Elder Law|

A guardian may believe that certain communications or visits of a person subject to guardianship pose a risk of significant physical, psychological, or financial harm. The guardian may therefore want to restrict the communications or visits of a person subject to guardianship [...]

20 02, 2021

Does a Guardian or Conservator Become the Alter-Ego of the Person Subject to Guardianship or Conservatorship

2021-03-03T14:39:22+00:00By |Elder Law|

Sometimes a guardian or conservator acts as if they are the “alter-ego” of the person subject to guardianship or conservatorship. The powers of a guardian or conservator are, however, not unlimited. For example, a guardian or conservator in Minnesota must consider the persona [...]

15 02, 2021

Can an Executor Do Whatever They Want?

2021-03-03T14:31:29+00:00By |Estate Planning|

An executor—called a personal representative in Minnesota—is a person or institution appointed to handle a probate estate worth over $75,000. Under a will, a personal representative is often nominated by the person who died, called the decedent. In Minnesota, a nominated pers [...]

10 02, 2021

What You Should Know: Disputes and Power of Attorney

2021-03-03T14:26:53+00:00By |Estate Planning|

What is a Power of Attorney? A power of attorney is a written document that allows one person to act on behalf of another. Just as a written lease document casts the people involved into two new roles—landlord and tenant—a written power of attorney document casts the people i [...]

15 01, 2021

Brenna Galvin Elected to LCPLFA’s Board of Directors

2021-01-19T14:28:17+00:00By |News|

Minnesota Elder Law Attorney Brenna M. Galvin Elected to Life Care Planning Law Firm Associations’ Board of Directors Congratulations to Brenna M. Galvin of Maser, Ambunson & Boggio of Richfield, MN, for having been elected by the Life Care Planning Law Firm Association ( [...]

10 01, 2021

Understanding Estate Planning Terminology

2021-01-15T14:57:09+00:00By |Estate Planning|

Whether you are estate planning for the first time or modifying your existing plan, it is important to know these key terms. Conservatorship: DNR/DNI: Estate: All the money and property owned by a person at the time of their death along with that person’s debts and liabilitie [...]

30 12, 2020

Minnesota’s Elder Law Trailblazer, Advocate and Educator Sets to Retire

2021-01-21T14:04:23+00:00By |News|

Kris L. Maser - Minnesota’s Elder Law Trailblazer, Advocate and Educator Sets to Retire Richfield, MN - December 23, 2020 - Effective January 1, 2021, Kris Maser, co-founder and shareholder of Maser, Amundson, & Boggio, P.A. in Richfield, MN will officially begin a well-e [...]

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