Texas Probate Quick Guide
The Texas probate process is generally much more efficient as compared to other jurisdictions in the United States, as most estates are administered independent of court supervision. Demystifying Probate Terminology Before you begin reviewing ...
What Will Be in the Biden Tax Plan?
The Democrats now control the White House and both chambers of congress, and as a result it is very likely that new legislation will be introduced to raise taxes. While we do not yet know the specifics of this potential legislation, we can look ...
The American Rescue Plan Act and What it Could Mean For Your Business or Non-Profit
The American Rescue Plan Act is the latest Covid-19 relief and stimulus measure following the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the CARES Act – March 2020), and the relevant portions of the Consolidated Appropriations ...
Hiring the Right Business Attorney
Hiring an attorney early on in the quest to achieve corporate success is important for many reasons. There are legal issues and regulations for entrepreneurs and business owners to think about from day one of launching a venture. Having an ...
Q&A with Attorney Mike Riddle on KHCB – Real Estate Investing
Recently Attorney Mike Riddle sat down with Bruce Munsterman of the KHCB Network’s Vital Issues in a Christian Home for a conversation about preparing for the future and preserving finances and real estate investing. Below are a recording and ...
Estate Planning in Crisis of COVID & Recession
Estate planning is challenging enough in regular times. But when you introduce the dual specters of COVID and recession, it becomes even more difficult. Naturally, people think more carefully about passing their assets onto others in ...
The Importance of Safeguarding Your Original Will
Eddie Nash, a New Hampshire businessman, died in 2004. Ten years after his death, local police found his cement cemetery vault cracked, his casket opened, and his remains searched. The police issued arrest warrants for three individuals, ...
Quarterly Seminar Event: Handling the Incapacity of a Loved One
On Saturday, April 6th, from 10:00am to 11:30am, Riddle & Butts, LLP will host a short seminar aimed at helping those who wish to attend learn more about guardianship and lesser restrictive alternatives. The seminar will be held at our ...
Elder Abuse, Blended Families, Estate Planning with Complicated Assets
Mike Riddle is a guest on a call-in radio show, Vital Issues in the Christian Home, on KHCB. Listen to his program from Winter, 2018.
Office of Court Administration Publishes Findings on Texas Guardianship Reform
In January of 2019, the Office of Court administration released findings on initiative to enhance protections of incapacitated persons by implementing the Guardianship Abuse, Fraud and Exploitation Deterrence Program. The Report can be accessed ...