Iowa Trusts & Estates Blog

Posted on 03/06/2017 at 12:00 AM by David Repp

Sometimes, when the business of law is slow, attorneys will spar with each other on social media. This happened this mor...

Posted on 02/16/2017 at 08:33 AM by David Repp

Twenty-eight Republican Senators, including senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst, introduced a bill to terminate the F...

Posted on 08/25/2016 at 10:11 AM by David Repp

Everyone who has ever inherited shares of stock in a family corporation knows that they will be in it for the long run u...

Posted on 04/28/2016 at 10:26 AM by David Repp

The latest news out of Minnesota indicates Prince died without leaving a will. In Minnesota, Prince’s sibling...

Posted on 04/29/2015 at 11:18 AM by The Newsroom

Americans love their pets. According to 2012 estimates, 62% of households have at least one pet; and Americans spent mor...

Posted on 02/25/2013 at 10:05 AM by The Newsroom

The Iowa Supreme Court recently ruled that a decedent may not dictate where his or her remains are to be buried. In a 5-...

Posted on 07/12/2012 at 09:33 AM by David Repp

Frequently, a deceased employee will have a spouse (with one or more dependents) who may have an urgent need for cash an...