Entries by Greg Baroni

Celebrity Wills – Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia had 5 custom guitars made by Doug Erwin. This is what Jerry’s will stated regarding those instruments: FIFTH GUITARS I give all my guitars made by DOUGLAS ERWIN, to DOUGLAS ERWIN, or to his estate if he predeceases me. livingtrustnetwork.com After Jerry’s death in 1995 this bequest was the subject of a legal […]

Wills for Heroes – Free Wills Program Through PA Bar for First Responders

Police, firefighters, paramedics, and other first responders can get free basic estate planning documents through a program called Wills for Heroes co-sponsored by the PA Bar Association.  Click here for an explanation of how this program works. Lawyer volunteers staff events in many PA counties to meet with and produce estate planning documents for first responders […]

If a relative or family friend cares for your children while you’re at work, out of town, or otherwise unavailable, then you should sign a Medical Consent Authorization.

I recently worked on some estate planning with a couple that had a two year old daughter.  Towards the end of the final meeting when we all gathered together to sign the documents we had prepared, they posed a question to me.  We are going out of town for four days for a friend’s wedding. […]