So much of an individual’s life now appears online, including bills, Facebook accounts and photo-sharing websites. But what happens to those assets when a person dies?
It should be standard practice for lawyers to advise clients to include digital assets in their estate plans, said Gerry W. Beyer, an estate planning professor at Texas Tech University ...
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