Entries by Overstreet, Miles, Cumbie & Finkenbinder, P.A.

What’s Eminent Domain And How Does It Work Under Florida Law?

Eminent Domain is a legal concept that gives government entities the right to buy property or to create easements on private property, for the purpose of building or expanding public projects. Within Florida, state, county, and municipal government agencies may exercise eminent domain, as can certain utilities, school districts, and other agencies. Examples of such […]

Visa Requirements for Bahamas Citizens Traveling to the United States

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Office of Public Affairs The U.S. Embassy in Nassau is open for emergency visa appointments and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Ports of Entry are prepared, should Bahamians request to temporarily relocate to the United States. All travelers applying for admission to the United States via air or sea must […]

Consideraciones importantes para elegir una entidad comercial

Por: Lic. Jennifer Bondy Cuando comienza un nuevo negocio, o a veces, cuando su negocio existente crece, o sus activos personales cambian significativamente, es hora de evaluar o reevaluar el tipo de entidad comercial bajo la cual opera su compañía. Muchas pequeñas empresas comienzan como empresas unipersonales debido a la facilidad de establecer y administrar […]

Asset Protection For Married Couples: Tenants By Entireties

Many states have tenants by entireties protection, though the types of property covered and the eligible relationships between tenants vary from state to state. In Florida, tenants by entireties must be married couples (no other relationships qualify), and the property that can be protected includes both real property (real estate) and other tangible or intangible […]

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Why Millennials Need Wills, Too

The Millennial Generation is at the beginning of its adult life, and many Millennials are far more concerned about starting careers, buying homes, paying off college, and starting families than they are about planning their estates. Many believe that it’s too soon to start thinking about estate planning because they are young and healthy. At […]