March, 2023 | Silberman Law Firm, PLLC

Having a Life Estate Provision in a Will

When preparing an estate plan, some desire to leave their real property to certain persons but want to ensure that the heir they are leaving it to uses the property for a specific person and/or does not sell the property. A way to accomplish this is by including a life estate provision in your will. […]


Understanding the Difference between Representation and Warranty in Contracts

In contract law, the terms “representation” and “warranty” are often used interchangeably, leading to confusion about their meanings and legal implications. This article aims to clarify the distinction between the two concepts and provide a legal overview of warranties in contracts. Black’s Law Dictionary defines “warranty” as “an express or implied promise by one of […]


Time is of the Essence in Contracts

Time is a fundamental element of contract law. Parties often specify deadlines or specific times for performance to ensure that each party receives the expected benefits of the contract. The phrase “time is of the essence” is often used in contracts to emphasize the importance of timely performance. This phrase means that the performance of […]


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