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First Choice Community Healthcare Data Breach Investigation

First Choice Community Healthcare (“First Choice”) is a community-based health center system based in Albuquerque, New Mexico with nine area locations providing Medical, Dental and WIC Services. First Choice Community Healthcare recently announced that an unauthorized individual gained access to its network in a data

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Attorney Spotlight: Karl Tsuchiya

In what area of law do you practice and why did you choose this? Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Administration, Real Estate, Landlord/Tenant, and legal counsel for small businesses. I have found these areas are relevant to most people’s every day lives. What did you

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What Is HEMS and Why Is It Included in So Many Trusts?

In the world of estate planning, you may come across the acronym HEMS from time to time. HEMS stands for “health, education, maintenance, or support” and is frequently included in trust agreements to guide a trustee on the types of distributions they may make to

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Why You Should Consider Putting Your LLC into a Trust

The limited liability company (LLC) is a popular business structure that offers liability protection and avoidance of double taxation. Trusts are popular asset transfer vehicles that allow you to avoid probate and keep assets out of the hands of creditors. By placing LLC membership interests

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New Sick and Safe Leave Benefits in Bloomington, MN

As COVID continues and another flu season looms on the distant fall horizon, the City of Bloomington has passed the new Earned Sick and Safe Leave Ordinance. Bloomington joins Minneapolis, Saint Paul, and Duluth as the fourth city requiring Sick and Safe Leave for employees.

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What to Know about Nonfungible Tokens

A nonfungible token (NFT) is a unique digital code that represents a digital item such as art or music, as well as a growing number of physical items, that runs on the blockchain (a secure, decentralized, and cryptography-backed online ledger) and provides proof of ownership

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