Our client, Couture Cocktails, Inc. is producing a line of premium classic bottled cocktails. Watch the Couture Cocktails interview on KOIN about their Straight Up Manhattans! Look for them in your local liquor store. Learn more on www.couturecocktails.net & www.facebook.com/drinkcouturecocktails.
Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP is pleased to announce that Valerie Sasaki has been promoted to Partner in the firm. Since joining Samuels Yoelin Kantor in 2012, Ms. Sasaki has specialized in jurisdictional tax consulting, business tax and planning issues, and other corporate matters. We are so happy to have her intellect, creativity and heart to […]
Part of the new SYK Business Counsel Series. On many occasions, I have had the opportunity to act as legal counsel and advisor to business owners that are at the point of “exit” from their business. This may be at a point where the business is being sold, where the owner is passing the reins […]
An Australian court has held that a will created on an iPhone was valid and could be probated. In re Yu, 2013 WL 6175174. Shortly before Kartur Yu took his own life, he created an estate document on his iPhone. The question before the court was whether the will on the iPhone was valid and […]
The article, titled “Estate Planning in a Digital World,” focuses on the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act (Oregon Senate Bill 369), Virtual Asset Instruction Letters (VAIL), and understanding what happens to your digital life after you pass
Recently a Missouri jury resolved a deceased real estate magnate’s estate by finding his socialite widow had used undue influence to gain control of his company. The “high-stakes drama” had a cast of characters, that included politically connected attorneys and allegations of a manipulative second wife that unduly influenced her ailing husband to change control […]