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COVID Hospitalizations in Texas Hit 4,000 for First Time Since March

The number of lab-confirmed COVID hospitalizations in Texas broke 4,000 on Friday for the first time since March, a worrying sign of the pandemic’s quick resurgence since the Delta variant was discovered in the state. The milestone comes amid rising COVID cases and hospitalizations across the country, especially in states with below-average vaccination rates. Dr.…Continue…Continue readingCOVID Hospitalizations in Texas Hit 4,000 for First Time Since March

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Conroe ISD Won’t Keep COVID-Positive Students Home

Conroe Independent School District students are set to return to class on Aug. 11. But as students return, the strict COVID-19 mandates of last year will not, and the district won’t be able to mandate that students positive with COVID-19 stay home to isolate. The district laid out the main tenants of its Roadmap to…Continue…Continue readingConroe ISD Won’t Keep COVID-Positive Students Home

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A Fully-Vaccinated Houston Wedding Led to 6 Delta Variant Cases

A couple hosting an outdoor wedding outside Houston in April required full COVID-19 vaccination from all of their guests. It was an open-air event, with 92 people in attendance. Their happy day turned into a nightmare, though, after one attendee died, two others were hospitalized with severe illness and three others tested positive for the…Continue…Continue readingA Fully-Vaccinated Houston Wedding Led to 6 Delta Variant Cases

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Teen Shot on Freeway while Coming Home from Astros Game

We often find ourselves living each day in routine rather than in the reality of uncertainty. Though it may be unlikely, it’s always best to be prepared for the unexpected. One of the most ideal ways to ensure you are prepared is to contact an estate planning attorney. Many think it’s not needed, but it…Continue…Continue readingTeen Shot on Freeway while Coming Home from Astros Game

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Using an Affidavit of Heirship as Evidence of Ownership of Real Estate

It is common to see family members reach an informal agreement as to how to handle the estate when a family member dies. These informal agreements often lead to disputes and end up in probate litigation. This is especially true when it comes to real estate. Family members may put off dealing with real estate.…Continue…Continue readingUsing an Affidavit of Heirship as Evidence of Ownership of Real Estate

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Houston Man Among Dead in Florida Apartment Collapse

No matter how much you think you know what the future will hold, life can still surprise you. It is of utmost importance to be prepared with a will and an estate plan in the event of an unlikely death. Hiring a trustworthy attorney to help you prepare these matters is the best way to…Continue…Continue readingHouston Man Among Dead in Florida Apartment Collapse

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Fun Ways to Stay Fit in Houston this Summer

One of the best ways to improve the quality and length of your life is to stay fit. Much in the way that we can plan a workout, it is also important to be prepared in other ways. One of the most important things to have prepared for your loved ones is an estate plan.…Continue…Continue readingFun Ways to Stay Fit in Houston this Summer

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What Do You Do if You Lost the Original Copy of a Will?

What do you do if you lost the original copy of a Will or you cannot find the original?  What if you can find a copy of the Will?  Can you probate a copy of the Will?  If you can probate a copy of the Will, how do you go about probating a copy of…Continue…Continue readingWhat Do You Do if You Lost the Original Copy of a Will?

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Houston Man Found Shot to Death in Car

As life flies by, it is easy to get bogged down in our day-to-day routines. The reality is, however, that we can never take that routine for granted. It is always key to be prepared for the unexpected. One of the smartest ways to ensure you are prepared is to contact an estate planning attorney.…Continue…Continue readingHouston Man Found Shot to Death in Car

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Post Pandemic World: Similarities Between COVID-19 and Polio

As we seemingly get closer to the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, older generations are sharing the similarities of this experience with the polio outbreak of the 1940s and 50s. Watching society return to some sense of normalcy after 15+ months of being in different stages of lockdown triggers many memories. Much like the coronavirus,…Continue…Continue readingPost Pandemic World: Similarities Between COVID-19 and Polio