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The law can seem like a daunting and complex tangle. The attorneys of Cunningham Dalman are here to help. If you require legal representation or would like to seek advice from a law expert, we hope you’ll talk with someone at our firm. We also encourage you to learn more about legal issues that matter to you. On this page you will find valuable information about many different aspects of the law. We encourage you to spend some time browsing this collection of posts written by Cunningham Dalman attorneys.

Salaried Employees May be Entitled to a Raise as of July 1

The Department of Labor recently increased the salary threshold for exempt employees. The current salary threshold is $684 per week ($35,568 annual). On July 1, ...
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Estate Taxes: They’ll Likely Be Changing

For a number of years, estate taxes haven’t been a major planning issue for many people. Since 2012, the amount you can protect against the ...
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Estate Planning Seminar – April 2024

Cunningham Dalman will be hosting an Estate Planning Seminar on Tuesday, April 30, 2024. From 5:30-7:00 pm. Come participate in a conversation about wills, trusts, ...
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One of West Michigan’s Top Area Estate Planning Firms

The list of Top Area Estate Planning Firms by Crain’s Grand Rapids Business, which ranks firms based on the number of estate planning clients in ...
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Elder Law Seminar – March 2024

Cunningham Dalman will be hosting an Elder Law Seminar on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 from 5:30-7:00 pm. The seminar will review the following topics: What ...
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Estate Planning: How Should You Title Your House

Owning a home comes with a lot of challenges. One of them is incorporating it into your estate plan. It used to be a fairly ...
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How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Divestment Set

One of the biggest challenges to qualifying for Medicaid and receiving benefits is divestment. Divestment is when someone makes a transfer or gives away an ...
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Legal Alert: Michigan Adopts New Financial Power Of Attorney Law

On November 7, 2023, Michigan adopted a new financial power of attorney law. It joined 29 other states in passing what’s called a uniform law. ...
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Michigan Court of Appeals Affirms SBO Trusts

Michigan Court of Appeals Affirms SBO Trusts In the recent decision of Hegadorn, the Michigan Court of Appeals delivered good news to married couples facing ...
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Are You All Set?

Estate planning is in part about having peace of mind that “you’re all set.” In other words, you’ve put together a plan that will play ...
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The law can seem like a daunting and complex tangle. The attorneys of Cunningham Dalman are here to help. If you require legal representation or would like to seek advice from a law expert, we hope you’ll talk with someone at our firm. We also encourage you to learn more about legal issues that matter to you. On this page you will find valuable information about many different aspects of the law. We encourage you to spend some time browsing this collection of posts written by Cunningham Dalman attorneys.

Salaried Employees May be Entitled to a Raise as of July 1

The Department of Labor recently increased the salary threshold for exempt employees. The current salary threshold is $684 per week ($35,568 annual). On July 1, 2024, that will increase to $844 per week, which is the equivalent of an annual salary of $43,888, for a raise of $8,320. Effective January 1, 2025, the threshold will

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Estate Taxes: They’ll Likely Be Changing

For a number of years, estate taxes haven’t been a major planning issue for many people. Since 2012, the amount you can protect against the estate tax (known as “exemption”) has been rising and in the last six years alone, it’s gone up significantly. In 2024, the exemption is $13.61 million per person. But, the

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Estate Planning Seminar – April 2024

Cunningham Dalman will be hosting an Estate Planning Seminar on Tuesday, April 30, 2024. From 5:30-7:00 pm. Come participate in a conversation about wills, trusts, and powers of attorney, where you’ll have the opportunity to gain knowledge and insights on the following topics. How to ensure your family will avoid the cost and stress of

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One of West Michigan’s Top Area Estate Planning Firms

The list of Top Area Estate Planning Firms by Crain’s Grand Rapids Business, which ranks firms based on the number of estate planning clients in West Michigan in 2022, stands as the most thorough and reliable resource. This ranking is derived from responses to surveys conducted by Crain’s Grand Rapids Business, with “West Michigan” defined

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Elder Law Seminar – March 2024

Cunningham Dalman will be hosting an Elder Law Seminar on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 from 5:30-7:00 pm. The seminar will review the following topics: What planning can be done to protect your assets if your spouse needs care in assisted living or a nursing home. Can planning be still done if your parent is admitted

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Estate Planning: How Should You Title Your House

Owning a home comes with a lot of challenges. One of them is incorporating it into your estate plan. It used to be a fairly straightforward process. If you created a revocable living trust, you’d transfer your house to that trust and you were done. Today, there’s a lot more to think about when doing

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How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Divestment Set

One of the biggest challenges to qualifying for Medicaid and receiving benefits is divestment. Divestment is when someone makes a transfer or gives away an asset. An example is making out a check to a grandchild or putting a child on the title of your house. As I’ll explain below, there are a lot of

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Legal Alert: Michigan Adopts New Financial Power Of Attorney Law

On November 7, 2023, Michigan adopted a new financial power of attorney law. It joined 29 other states in passing what’s called a uniform law. In other words, Michigan now has a financial power of attorney (sometimes called a “POA”) that’s consistent with 29 other states in the country. In this new law, Michigan has

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Michigan Court of Appeals Affirms SBO Trusts

Michigan Court of Appeals Affirms SBO Trusts In the recent decision of Hegadorn, the Michigan Court of Appeals delivered good news to married couples facing expensive long term care. It affirmed a Medicaid planning technique that helps married couples preserve their assets. Specifically, it upheld the use of what are called solely for the benefit

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Are You All Set?

Estate planning is in part about having peace of mind that “you’re all set.” In other words, you’ve put together a plan that will play out the way you intended upon your disability or death.If you’ve done an estate plan, you should still ask whether “you’re all set” every once and a while. Getting a

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