Many people in Louisiana and throughout the country have pets, and it is possible to care for them after the owners have passed on. Money and other assets can be left behind for cats, dogs and other animals as part of an estate plan. While this can be done through a will, it may be best to do so with a trust.
Buying a business is one way that a person in Louisiana can become his or her own boss. However, it is important for an individual to understand why he or she is buying a business and how it fits into his or her life. Ideally, those who are looking to purchase existing companies will purchase entities that have a track record of profitability. This shows that they have systems in place that are or can be successful.
In Louisiana and across the United States, people tend to procrastinate about planning their estates. Drafting wills and creating trusts are not at the top of most to-do lists. Sadly, financial affairs can become complicated if a person becomes ill. Most lawyers advise clients to create family trusts. Estate planning before something unexpected happens is the best plan. Contacting an estate planning attorney can help clarify any questions or concerns.
AAA is reaching out to drivers to encourage them to have a large number of air bags repaired or replaced as soon as they can. A recall was issued in 2015 covering vehicles in Louisiana and across the country that had certain Takata air bags installed. These air bags pose a serious risk to both drivers and passengers, and roughly 15.4 million vehicles remain on the road with these air bags equipped. According to a senior manager of traffic safety for AAA, the air bags will be repaired for free at dealerships all over the country.
Women in Louisiana and elsewhere around the country are advised to be aware of the possible risks associated with textured breast implants. This comes after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration asked the manufacturer of Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders to issue a voluntary recall. The reason is because of a link to a rare form of cancer.