Living Wills and Advanced Directives

Living Wills and Advanced Directives

As we age, it becomes more and more important to ensure that our preferences regarding end-of-life care are known and respected. One legal option is to establish an advance directive such as a living will. Below is information on the types of advance directives, how...

Louisiana Last Will and Testament Form Requirements

Benjamin Franklin once said: “In this world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes.” However, no one likes to think about his or her own mortality, except for when it is time to contemplate who to leave one’s assets to. The media and websites, like...

Who Inherits Your Property Without a Last Will in Louisiana?

What happens to your property if you die without a Last Will? Who will your assets go to? If you die without a Last Will and Testament, your assets will pass on to your relatives according to Louisiana’s “intestacy” law. What does that mean? “Intestacy” law is the law...