Topic: Estate Planning & Probate

New Document Execution Standards for COVID-19

Mark Santagata March 31, 2020

By Mark Santagata, Esq. In response to the need for social distancing to limit the spread of COVID-19, Executive Order 7Q issued by Governor... Read More

How New Tax Rules for IRAs and 401(k)s Could Impact Your Estate Planning

Judith Ellenthal March 19, 2020

By Judith Ellenthal, Esq. IRAs and 401(k)s were designed as a way to save for retirement, rather than as a means of transferring wealth.... Read More

Staff Spotlight: On the move & in the community

Mark Santagata November 15, 2017

See what our ATTORNEYS are up to: Mark P.Santagata, as former President of the Board of Directors of Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care of Southwestern... Read More

Judith Ellenthal to Present at Trusts 101 Seminar

Mark Santagata August 2, 2017 Trusts 101

Join an intensive full-day primer for legal and financial professionals on using trusts as a wealth preservation option On August 15, 2017, our Real... Read More

The top 5 times hiring an attorney can protect your future

Danielle Edwards June 28, 2017 legal advice

When is it time to hire an attorney…and when can you navigate a situation yourself? If you’re asking yourself this question, remember the old... Read More

Estate Planning Spotlight: Connecticut’s Amended Power of Attorney Law Offers New Benefits

Judith Ellenthal June 1, 2017 Estate Planning

By Judith Ellenthal, Esq. Drafting a strong Power of Attorney is an essential tool for trusts and estate planning. The purpose of a Power... Read More

Do you need a prenuptial agreement?

Judith Ellenthal May 30, 2017 do-you-need-a-prenuptial-agreement

By Michelle A. Malone, Esq. and Judith Ellenthal, Esq. If you answer yes to any of the following questions, then you should consider entering... Read More

What is a Prenuptial Agreement?

Michelle Malone May 19, 2017 Prenuptial Agreement

By Michelle A. Malone, Esq. and Judith Ellenthal, Esq. While not the most romantic aspect of a courtship, many couples contemplating marriage have a... Read More

Cacace, Tusch & Santagata Welcomes Associate Danielle J.B. Edwards to the Firm

Mark Santagata July 16, 2015

Cacace, Tusch & Santagata is proud to announce the addition of Attorney Danielle J.B. Edwards of Stamford as an associate of the firm.  Danielle... Read More

Choosing the Best Possible Trustee

Jane Freeman January 16, 2015

An important consideration for a person establishing a trust (known as the “settlor” or “grantor”) is who should be the trustee? Whether the trust... Read More

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