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There has always been talk of the importance of writing a will due to the multiple benefits that come from having one. Benefits include choosing our heirs, distributing our assets equally, and avoiding future disputes between our relatives. However, little is said about the succession process. What is it? What

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When it comes to assets and family, wills come to mind. Some of you made us frequent questions about this legal figure and this is a summary of the main topics related to wills: What is a will? A will is a legal means offered by the Costa Rican local

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Trusts As A Means Of Estate Planning
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Same as wills, testamentary trusts include the people who will receive your assets after you die, allowing you to freely manage them while you are alive. Unlike wills, trusts require you to give up direct ownership of those assets, by transferring them in fiduciary property to another, who is obliged to exercise this duty for your

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Have you ever thought about creating a will in Costa Rica? If you have children or properties in Costa Rica, a will is the best way to guarantee that your assets and children can be fully protected when you have passed. While this is true, many people do not like

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I set out for San Diego, California to help a client who, due to health issues, could neither come to Costa Rica nor to a Costa Rican consulate in the United States. She is, more or less,  confined in an assisted living facility. She contacted us because she wanted to

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I really like law. I went to school (among other things) for biology, anthropology and law. Exploring these various subjects allows me the opportunity to appreciate human nature from a privileged perspective. “A thousand lawyers at the bottom of the ocean is a good start” said Joe Miller in the

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