Tennessee Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act

Tennessee Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act Effective July 1st, 2016, the Tennessee General Assembly’s recent enactment of the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act (the “Act”) grants various individuals the authority to access a decedent’s digital assets. The Act authorizes executors, trustees, powers of attorney, conservators, guardians, and certain other people access…

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Does Tennessee Recognize Wills and Trusts from Other States?

Does Tennessee Recognize Wills and Trusts from Other States? It is no secret that Nashville is growing. Music City was ranked No. 20 on last year’s Forbes’s list of America’s Fastest-Growing Cities, and most predict the population will continue expanding at a rapid rate. For those people relocating to the Nashville area, it is important…

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Planning for Incapacity: Using a Durable Power of Attorney (DPOA) for Financial and Other Non-Healthcare Decisions

Planning for Incapacity: Using a Durable Power of Attorney (DPOA) for Financial and Other Non-Healthcare Decisions In our last two posts, we discussed how incapacity planning can impact one’s personal healthcare or the healthcare of a loved one. In this post, we will shift gears to focus on how incapacity planning can affect one’s financial…

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