Does Your Will Contain a Profession of Your Faith?

by Garrett J. Olexa, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. Adding Religious Preambles to Your Will Have you considered including a religious preamble to your Last Will and Testament as a final means of professing your faith? Prior to the beginning of the 20th century, it was common practice for Last…

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The Beneficiary Deed – Is It Right for You?

by Garrett J Olexa, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. It is common knowledge that the purpose of a Will is to ensure assets are distributed according to a person’s wishes upon his or her death. In addition, many people will go a step further, perhaps upon the advice of their…

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Lockout of a Commercial Tenant: The Pitfalls

by Garrett J. Olexa, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC If a commercial property tenant neglects or refuses to pay rent and is in arrears for more than five days, or if a tenant violates another provision of the lease, under certain conditions and circumstances Arizona law[1] allows the landlord the…

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Garrett Olexa Now a Member of the City of Surprise AZ Chamber of Commerce

Garrett Olexa is now a member of the City of Surprise, AZ Chamber of Commerce. To take a look at our new listing, follow this link and type “Jennings Strouss” into the search bar. Garrett Olexa is a Member with the law firm of Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC. He focuses his…

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Peoria Named One of the Top 10 Cities for Early Retirement

David Brnilovich and Garrett Olexa comment on Peoria being named as one of the top 10 cities for early retirement and what you can do to ensure worry-free golden years. Peoria was recently named one of the top 10 cities in the nation for early retirement… “I’m not surprised that Peoria…

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Attention Realtors: Are You Engaging in the Unauthorized Practice of Law?

by Garrett J. Olexa, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. While there is no longer a statute in effect in Arizona making it a crime to engage in the unauthorized practice of law, the code of ethics governing realtors, much like the rules governing the practice of law for attorneys, make…

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