Careful Planning Needed In Determining Beneficiaries
People often have non-tax reasons to name a trust as beneficiary of a retirement plan. However, careful planning is required to assure that the beneficiaries of a trust qualify as "designated beneficiaries."
Nooney Named Distinguished Toledo Lawyer
James F. Nooney, a member of Eastman & Smith who practice in areas of business and professional liability, was honored with the Distinguished Toledo Lawyer award.
Beneficiary Designations: Per Capita v Per Stirpes
Many beneficiary designation forms for life insurance policies, annuities and retirement plans require multiple beneficiaries (typically children) to be listed by name.
Jamille G. Jamra
1917 - 2013
Jamille G. Jamra, an extremely talented and well respected lawyer and member of Eastman & Smith Ltd. for nearly 50 years, passed away on April 8, 2013.
WCEDC Holds Twentieth Annual Meeting
The Wood County Economic Development Commission held its twentieth annual meeting at the end of March.