Tag Archives for " Same Gender Couples "

Sep 02

3 Estate Planning Concerns For Married, Same-Gender Couples

By Joe Pujol

Now that same-gender couples can legally marry in all 50 states, more Americans than ever before are enjoying the rights and benefits that come with marriage. Estate planning, in particular, is one arena where these new rights and benefits are readily apparent.With marriage equality, same-gender couples no longer have to pay exorbitant amounts of money […]

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Feb 16

Same-Gender Couples Still Face Legal Challenges Over Parental Rights—But Protections Via Estate Planning (Outside of Adoption) Are Available

By Joe Pujol

Can same-gender couples use Estate Planning for parental rights? In 2015, when the Supreme Court ruled that same-gender couples had the right to marry, the LGBTQ community celebrated a huge victory. With the issue of marriage settled, it looked as if same-gender couples were finally going to have equal standing with heterosexual couples in the […]

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