Upcoming SYK Event: Do You Know Where Your Digital Assets Are?

In the U.S., 2.6 million people die every year. How many had their affairs in order? How many left passwords and instructions for dealing with their online accounts and information?

As trustees, personal representatives, or family and loved ones left behind, how does one go about locating, accessing or managing important digital assets, such as electronic financial statements, digital family photos bequeathed to relatives, or wrapping up an online business?

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“The Internet’s Own Boy” – Victoria Blachly to Speak on Panel

Come listen to an intriguing panel discussion on digital rights, digital privacy, net neutrality and more. Special guests will include: – Stuart Kaplan, Emeritus Assoc. Prof. of Rhetoric & Media Studies, L&C College & Member, ACLU OR Board of Dir. – Bill Giard, Principal Engineer, PDIT Organization and lead’s Intel IT’s Software and Application – […]

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Victoria Blachly Featured on OPB

SYK Partner Victoria Blachly recently appeared on OPB’s Think Out Loud radio program to discuss online accounts and other digital assets — and what happens to these online legacies after we die.  Even though conventional, off-line assets are handled through relatively straightforward channels such as wills and trusts, determining what happens to digital assets has […]

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Victoria Blachly Appointed to Allied Professionals Council at Legacy Health

We’re pleased to announce that firm partner Victoria Blachly has been appointed to the Allied Professionals Council at Legacy Health.  The Allied Professionals Council provides support, advice and counsel to the planned giving program for The Office of Philanthropy at Legacy Health. The foundations served include Emanuel Medical Center Foundation, Good Samaritan Foundation, Meridian Park […]

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Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP Partner Victoria Blachly Appointed to Board of Advisors for VoteERA.org

SYK partner Victoria Blachly has been appointed to the Board of Advisors for VoteERA.org, which is a bi-partisan effort to obtain an Oregon Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) that provides express equality and protects women against sex discrimination. VoteERA.org is currently collecting petition signatures and donations to get an amendment on Oregon’s ballot this November. Because […]

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