Affidavit of Heirship changes records

This answer first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on March 30, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: I read with interest the article [March 23, 2018] about the lady who thought changing records at the Appraisal office would make her sole owner or her property. I did the same and I was thinking the same…

Hospital Discharge law requires aftercare plan

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on March 12, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: My mother was in the hospital for surgery, and was discharged home with some dressings that need to be changed and a drainage tube that needs to be kept clear. I was with her when they released her,…

How to Revoke a Recorded Durable POA

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on February 23, 2018.  Dear Mr. Premack: I think I have a simple legal question. I heard the law changed regarding recorded Powers of Attorney. I want to revoke my old Power of Attorney, but it was filed at the courthouse years ago. I have…

Reverse Mortgage to One Spouse Only

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on February 5, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: My husband and I are considering a reverse mortgage and have done some preliminary checking about the loan terms. Title to this house is in my name only, as I inherited it from my parents, but it is…