Clients, a married couple, approached our Firm to inquire about bankruptcy after learning they were facing foreclosure on their home. After a review of their case, it was discovered that the clients had been forced into a loan modification they did not solicit, had been charged for fees they should never have incurred, and had payments to their account misapplied.
In 2007, a group of construction industry associations collaborated to publish the ConsensusDOCS contract forms. These forms were meant to provide a uniform set of contract documents which could be used in construction projects.
The recent news coverage of the fight over who should make medical care decisions for Al Barnes is a reminder of the need for careful estate planning, generally, and particularly in drafting health care directives.