Alison Warden and Jenna Ichikawa recommend that those considering relocating to a warmer climate, should take the tax implications into consideration before making the move.
Stokes Law Briefs
The Washington Medical Commission's recent census reveals the changing face of the medical community and how doctors practice. Tom Lerner notes that some of this has implications for physicians making employment decisions.
The U.S. Department of Labor recently issued its long-awaited replacement of the overtime rule issued by the Obama administration. Krista Nelson provides a summary of the new rule's guidelines.
Sarah Wixson was recently quoted in an article in the Capital Press that covered a presentation she made to the Washington Growers League. During the presentation on handling employee grievances, she addressed arbitration agreements. She explained that they must be understood by the employees who sign them.
Triple Net Leases offer advantages for both landlords and tenants. Erin Howshar and Serena Sayani explain how certain concepts covering operating expenses can be beneficial.
A revocable living trust ("RLT") is one of the most common estate planning devices nationwide, and touted most often as a way to avoid probate. Saul Tilden provides background on RLTs and the Washington probate process and also highlights some important considerations involved in Washington-resident estate planning.