McDonald’s Clashes with Seniors…Why?

Susan M. Graham, Certified Elder Law Attorney, Senior Edge Legal, Boise, Idaho Elderly Korean patrons buy a $1 coffee and visit with their friends for a few hours in McDonald’s.  The police are called to evict them because they stayed longer than the 20-minute dining limit announced on a sign taped to the front door.…

Federal Law vs. Idaho Laws for Same-Sex Couples

By:  Susan M. Graham, Certified Elder Law Attorney, Senior Edge Legal, Boise, Idaho Idaho does not recognize same-sex marriages, but the federal government does.  There is a new IRS law, effective September 16, 2013 (Rev. Rule 2013-17, 2013-78).  The IRS adopts the “State of Celebration” rule.  Same-sex couples legally married in any foreign or domestic…