Monthly Archives: May 2016

Goldberg Simpson Attorneys Win Court of Appeals Case

On May 27, 2016, attorneys Troy D. DeMuth and Allison S. Russell on the Goldberg Simpson Domestic Relations team won a significant Court of Appeals case on behalf of their client. The client is the wife in a divorce action. The case involved an award of attorney’s fees. The trial court had ordered the wife […]

Kentucky High Court Affirms Deathbed Disinheritance by Beneficiary Designation

On May 5th, 2016, The Kentucky Supreme Court published an interesting opinion that could have implications for estate and trust law in the Commonwealth as it applies to spousal rights. The parties involved, John Bays and Carole Kiphart, were married in 2000, and executed reciprocal wills. Carole purchased two life insurance policies with the benefits […]

Attorney Gregory T. Dutton was recently elected to be the Vice Chair of the Kentucky Bar Association’s Section of Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Law.