-Giving to favorite causes, churches, colleges, or other qualified charitable organizations is very meaningful to many. Including charitable giving in an estate plan helps assure that chosen causes or institutions are  going to continue to benefit when you pass on or become incapacitated and the San Luis Obispo estate planning attorneys at Toews Law Group,… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Estate Planning Firm Announces Strategies for Including Charitable Giving In Estate Plans

Certain activities that are authorized, or overlooked, by a Board of Directors, no matter how innocently, can jeopardize an organization and subject it to legal threats. The Board of Directors is ultimately responsible for the business of the nonprofit, even when troublesome activities are the result of an employee’s or a volunteer’s actions. Certain actions… Continue Reading Understanding legal threats to nonprofits

A family foundation, also known as a private family foundation, is a type of private foundation that is set up by a family, funded with family assets, and usually has family members on the Board of Directors. Family members also participate in the foundation’s charitable grantmaking. In California, a foundation is set up either as… Continue Reading Setting up a family foundation

Fundraising is critical for most nonprofits to be able to carry out their missions and reaching out to donor populations can be challenging. Even though a nonprofit is incorporated in one state, there are legal ways to expand a donor base by conducting fundraising and operations in other states and the San Luis Obispo attorneys… Continue Reading ‘How can a California nonprofit legally conduct business in another state?’ a report from San Luis Obispo nonprofit attorneys

Any number of reasons can lead to a decision to dissolve a corporation, the most common being that the business of the corporation is ending due to: Retirement Death of a principle and there is no one to continue the business Business failure or bankruptcy Legal issues or any other reason making staying in business… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo attorney reports ‘How to dissolve a California corporation’

Even with a will, certain assets might be subject to probate in California. Consulting with an attorney is the best way to be assured that your wishes are carried out and that your heirs avoid the processes and delays associated with probate. The San Luis Obispo attorneys at Toews Law Group, Inc. can help make… Continue Reading Assets that may be subject to probate in California

A Power of Attorney (POA) is a legal document authorizing someone to act on your behalf in legal matters. Giving someone, even limited power, over any segment of your life is an important action and should not to be taken lightly. The San Luis Obispo attorneys at Toews Law Group, Inc. believe that the more… Continue Reading What is ‘Power of Attorney’ and why is it important?

There are two ways in which a deceased person’s estate is addressed in California: The terms set forth in a will Probate court if there is no will, the will contains errors, or the will is contested Probate is the legal process during which the court distributes assets according to the terms of the will… Continue Reading What everyone needs to know about California probate laws

Certain changes to a corporation require that the State of California be notified of those changes. The San Luis Obispo corporate law attorneys at Toews Law Group, Inc. can help you file the necessary amendments when they are needed. While not every change to how a corporation does business requires that the state be notified,… Continue Reading Leading reasons to review your Articles of Incorporation

–Litigation can happen for a wide variety of reasons, whether a business owner feels the need to sue over an unresolved business matter, or the business is being sued. The San Luis Obispo corporate law attorneys from Toews Law Group, Inc. have prepared a list of important considerations that might help resolve business conflicts and… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Corporate Law Attorneys, Toews Law Group, Inc., Releases The Report About The Top Considerations Before Filing A Lawsuit

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