Ernie Banks’ Family Contests His Will Following Dementia Death

He was the rare sports start to transcend athleticism and become a cultural legend. Ernie Banks, known to millions as “Mr. Sunshine,” spent decades as a star player for the Chicago Cubs. He emerged as an influential figure for race relations in the U.S. and eventually earned the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2013. View image | gettyimages.com Banks passed …

Is Your Power of Attorney Dangerous?

The Dangers Of Power Of Attorneys Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson granted power of attorney to his mother, Tina Johnson, giving her full control of his finances. Within a short period, Jack Johnson was forced to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and claims that his parents are responsible for helping to lead him “financially astray.” Look at this article …

New Rating Rules for Nursing Homes in the U.S.

Medicare is changing the way it rates and reviews nursing homes in the United States. Until now, the popular five-star rating system, which thousands of families turn to when researching their options for senior care, has simply relied on the facilities’ self-reported and unverified data. http://gty.im/663713 But The New York Times reports that a series of sweeping changes will kick …