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Florida Agrees You Are Married: How Do You Plan Your Estate Now?

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Florida Agrees You Are Married: How Do You Plan Your Estate Now?

Esteemed Orlando attorney and CFGALLA member Merrell Bailey will discuss the myriad of Florida laws that offer rights to a legally-recognized spouse, such as homestead, trusts and wills, guardianship, probate, trust administration, and even the disposition of human remains. Specific topics to be discussed during the one hour Lunch and Learn include property ownership, marital privilege, Veteran’s Homestead Exemption, Protected Homestead, Intestacy Inheritance, Spousal Elective Share, Exempt Property, Spendthrift Provisions, Divorced...

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CFGALLA Statement Regarding the Release of Documents Ordered in Becker v. University of Central Florida Board of Trustees

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in News | 0 comments

CFGALLA Statement Regarding the Release of Documents Ordered in Becker v. University of Central Florida Board of Trustees The Central Florida Gay and Lesbian Law Association (CFGALLA) strongly supports the concept of the American classroom as a free marketplace of ideas, an idea espoused by the U.S. Supreme Court in Keyishian v. Board of Regents of Univ. of State of N.Y., 385 U.S. 589, 603 (1967), wherein learning is had through the open exchange of dialogue concerning the participants’ knowledge and beliefs. In that vein, CFGALLA encourages...

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Central Florida Gay & Lesbian Law Association

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Central Florida Gay & Lesbian Law Association

A Voluntary Bar Association of the Florida Bar OUR MISSION To establish and maintain an integrated group to support, assist, and encourage gay and lesbian attorneys, legal professionals, and law students, and To provide support and resources to the community at large on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) issues.

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