Probate Court in the time of Covid-19

In the book A Mathematician Plays the Market, Professor John Allen Paulos proclaims that: “Uncertainty is the only certainty there is.” As we are now closing in on nearly nine months of living in a pandemic, there may be Continue reading

Rest in Peace Justice Ginsburg

On September 18th, 2020, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the Supreme Court of the United States passed away at her home in Washington after her battle with pancreatic cancer. This most recent bout was the Justice’s fourth such Continue reading

Celebrate Older Americans Month 2020

In celebration of Older Americans Month, I am going to describe what elder law is and why I am so passionate about it.

The National Elder Law Foundation defines “elder law” as the “legal practice of counseling and representing older Continue reading

Why Your LLC Needs an Operating Agreement

I recently received a call from someone preparing an application for the Paycheck Protection Program. This prospective client called me because the bank that received his PPP application asked him for the operating agreement for his Limited Liability Company Continue reading

CARES Act for Business Survival

Have you heard about the C.A.R.E.S. ACT? On Friday, March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act was signed into law. This $2.2 trillion emergency relief package is intended to assist individuals and businesses during the ongoing Continue reading

Don’t Do-It-Yourself

man gets a shock with his home improvements

Free Consultation and Professional Courtesy Discount on all Wills and Estate Planning Services for Physicians and Health Care Providers. It’s our way of Thanking You for your Selfless Sacrifice to keep Continue reading

Spring Planning

Spring has officially sprung and that means it’s spring cleaning time! Shake out the rugs, clean out the cupboards, and get your legal and financial affairs in order too!

For plenty of folks, it’s easy to know what to do when Continue reading

President of the Company Day

Today is President’s day, the federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February.

Hi. I’m Todd Marquardt, President of Marquardt Law Firm, a professional corporation.

Even though this holiday is meant to honor the birthdays of all presidents of Continue reading

Digital Asset Estate Planning

There’s an entire category of commonly-overlooked legacy to consider – digital assets. Don’t worry if you didn’t consider these assets when made your will or trust – it’s surprisingly common and, luckily, easy to correct.

What are digital assets? They Continue reading

Partnerships are Too Easy

You might have created a partnership accidentally. Texas law under the Business Organizations Code Section 152.051 states that a partnership is created when an association of two or more persons to carry on a business for profit as owners.” Tex. Continue reading