BPE Law

Is your will valid according to state law?

A will allows you to dictate how you want the probate court to distribute your property upon your death. Having a will is very important, but it must comply with the law's requirements to be valid. If your will isn't valid, the probate court won't divide your estate...

Costly mistakes made by commercial real estate investors

In the days of COVID-19, the commercial real estate market has been considered an “iffy” investment. However, the current investment environment also means potential opportunities. The commercial real estate market is bound to reemerge. But when? That is difficult to...

What is a succession plan?

When you die in California, your properties, assets and business interests don't just disappear. You'll have to write an estate plan that dictates what happens to your business after your death. This plan could also help you prepare for other scenarios, like reaching...

How to retire from your own company

There comes a point in almost everyone's life when they start to contemplate retirement. However, if you run your own California business, it may be difficult to simply leave your position as the company's top executive. Of course, there are still ways that you can...

Recent updates on California dental regulations

Much has changed in the past year in the world at large, and in California dentistry. As a dentist, you have a duty to stay up-to-date on changes to rules and regulations regarding your profession. Here are a few highlights regarding changes that all dentists should...