Contracts: What They Are and Why You Need Them

Contracts: What They Are and Why You Need Them

The history of contract law in modern civilization is as long-winded as it is boring. It’s one of the things most law students suffer through, but it can also be fascinating. As a fan of history, I enjoyed learning about the evolution of contracts from the Greeks and Romans and English. Contracts are basic function … Continued

Parvin Law Group Adds Houston Office

Beginning in February 2018, Parvin Law Group, P.C. — a Dallas-based law firm specializing in estate planning, probate, and business law — has opened a second office in Houston, expanding its services and hands-on approach to clients in southeastern Texas. Attorney Andrea Johnson will head up the Houston office, located at 1001 Texas Ave., Suite … Continued

What Airline Companies Teach Us About Business

I did a lot of flying last year – a LOT of flying – and it allowed me to observe the target of many late-night comedians: airlines. At various times along my journey, I considered my experience as a consumer, then again as a business owner. And while I think we can all agree the … Continued

New Law Brings Changes to U.S. Tax Code

A new year, a new approach to taxes in the U.S. Late last year, the Republican-controlled Congress enacted some of the most significant tax law changes since the mid-1980s, and now corporations and individuals are scrambling to discover what the new system will mean for them. Like many other legal and financial professionals, our office … Continued

Top 5 Estate Planning Mistakes Celebrities Make

The notion of “I don’t need a will” isn’t for only those who don’t feel they own enough to pass along; sometimes those with too much feel the same way. The truth is, regardless of income, background, or status, many people fail to plan properly when it comes to their estate. Looking at some high-profile … Continued