The New ”SECURE Act” Changes Rules on Retirement Savings

In December, 2019, the President signed into law the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act which took effect on January 1, 2020.  This law has made significant changes in some of the retirement account rules which previously existed. Some of the changes include delaying the date on which a person must begin […]

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Neighbors, Fences, and Adverse Possession

Over seven (7) years ago, I installed a fence that is on a portion of my neighbor’s yard. Is it now my property?   We have been asked this and similar questions regarding adverse possession and boundary disputes. There typically is not an easy answer. There are specific requirements for claiming ownership of another’s property […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy. They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust   All of us at Gibbons | Neuman wish you a safe and happy Thanksgiving.

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We got it settled. Let’s get it right.

In mediation, getting the case settled is only half the battle. I always say the devil is in the details. Once you have a settlement in principle, it must be reduced to writing (the “Mediated Settlement Agreement”). Once all the parties have signed, we have a binding agreement. I make it a practice to show […]

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Thank You Veterans

Veterans Day is a special day set aside to honor the men and women who have served our country. Gibbons | Neuman thanks all of America’s brave warriors for their sacrifices this Veterans Day .

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Gibbons | Neuman Open House a Success! $6,100+ in Donations

Thank you to everyone who attended our Open House on October 10th.  We had a full house and it was a huge success.  There was good conversation, food and drink.  Between our raffle, slient auction and donantions from those who attended (and even some who coulnd’t be there), we raised over $6,100 for the Alzheimer’s […]

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