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Fraudulent Marriages and Post-Death Challenges
Fraudulent Marriages and Post-Death Challenges Tue, Jan 28, 2020 Family members can become vulnerable. This can be hard to accept, but oftentimes those we love fall ill or otherwise reach an advanced age where their mental capacities are diminished. They do not recognize that they may be a target for someone who... Read More

Testing for Testamentary Capacity
Testing for Testamentary Capacity Wed, Dec 11, 2019 Florida law requires that a person be of “sound mind” in order to make a Will. This is also known as having “testamentary capacity.” Read More

Who Can Serve as Personal Representative?
Who Can Serve as Personal Representative? Wed, Jun 05, 2019 The personal representative, sometimes referred to as executor, is the person appointed by the court to be in charge of the administration of a deceased person’s probate estate. Read More

Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love and affection.
Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love and affection. Tue, Feb 13, 2018 Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love and affection. Many individuals show their love and affection by purchasing flowers, candy, or even a slab of beef pounded into the shape of a heart. Read More

If You Have Been Served With A Lawsuit Do Not Wait To Contact An Attorney
If You Have Been Served With A Lawsuit Do Not Wait To Contact An Attorney Mon, Jan 29, 2018 In almost all civil lawsuits, once an individual is served they have twenty days to file a formal response with the court. If they do not, they risk having a default entered against them whereby they lose the right to formally defend the action brou... Read More

A Trip to the Festival at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
A Trip to the Festival at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church Fri, Nov 10, 2017 Several Rice Law Firm employees recently traveled to St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church to enjoy the sights, sounds, and food associated with the Greek Festival. Read More

Rice Law Attorneys Attend Volusia Bar Membership Meeting
Rice Law Attorneys Attend Volusia Bar Membership Meeting Tue, Aug 08, 2017 Rice Law Firm attorneys Ray Schumann, Elizabeth King, Doug Williams and Matthew Shapiro attended the annual membership meeting of the Volusia County Bar Association on Friday August 4 at the Bill France Room at Daytona International Speedway. Read More

Matt Shapiro Recognized By Volusia County Bar
Matt Shapiro Recognized By Volusia County Bar Tue, Aug 08, 2017 Rice Law Firm Associate Matthew Shapiro was recently recognized by the Young Lawyers Division of the Volusia County Bar Association for his service as President of the organization. Read More

When is the Right Time for Estate Planning?
When is the Right Time for Estate Planning? Thu, May 18, 2017 It may be an overused cliche, but there truly is no time like the present when it comes getting necessary estate planning documents in place. So often the typical client that seeks out an attorney for a Will, Trust, or other commonly utilized documen... Read More

The storm may have passed, but who is going to pay for the damage?
The storm may have passed, but who is going to pay for the damage? Mon, Oct 17, 2016 The greater Daytona Beach area is a beautiful place to live and that is in large part due to its numerous trees.  Although a large number of individuals were fortunate enough not to have sustained extreme property damage due to Hurricane Matthew, man... Read More

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