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A Timeline of Nevada’s Significant Asset Protection and Trust Laws

In 1999, Nevada became one of the first states to enact legislation allowing self-settled spendthrift trusts that provide asset protection for settlors.  Since then, the Nevada legislature has consistently passed favorable, progressive asset protection and trust laws (including during the most recent legislative session) as evidenced by the timeline below. October 1999 Effective October 1, […]

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Nevada Extends Charging Order Protection to Single Member LLCs: An Interview with Steven J. Oshins, Esq.

Steve Oshins is a nationally acclaimed estate planning and asset protection attorney at Oshins & Associates, LLC (www.oshins.com). He is renowned for his efforts at providing innovative solutions for the asset protection concerns of clients.

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Nevada’s Self-Settled Spendthrift Trust Laws Further Strengthened with the Passage of Senate Bill 221

Nevada has consistently been recognized as a best state for asset protection trusts.  This distinction is largely due to the advantages of Nevada’s self-settled spendthrift trust laws, such as: the shortest statute of limitations period of the domestic asset protection states and no statutory exceptions enabling particular creditors to pierce the trust. Nevertheless, on June 4, […]

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Employee Appreciation Event

This past weekend, we celebrated the end of the year with friends and family at an employee appreciation event in Downtown Las Vegas. We enjoyed delicious appetizers and beverages at Mexican eatery La Comida before heading to Commonwealth for dancing and more fun! Next up? A 2015 kickoff party and staff development day in early […]

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Provident Trust Group Awarded National and Local Honors in 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Eleni Stylianou 888.855.9856 eleni.s@trustprovident.com PROVIDENT TRUST GROUP AWARDED NATIONAL AND LOCAL HONORS IN 2014 LAS VEGAS — Provident Trust Group, a local full-service trust company and premier alternative asset custodian, received recognition of its business and human resources department by local and national organizations during the 2014 awards season. Named […]

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1st Annual Dynasty Trust State Rankings Chart Released

Nationally known estate planning and asset protection attorney Steve Oshins recently published a Dynasty Trust State Rankings Chart at http://www.oshins.com/images/Dynasty_Trust_Rankings.pdf.  Like his annual Domestic Asset Protection Trust State Rankings Chart at http://www.oshins.com/images/DAPT_Rankings.pdf, the Dynasty Trust Chart breaks down the material differences among the leading trust jurisdictions so the end-user can make an informed decision when […]

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New Article on Nevada Asset Protection

The article was recently published in CCH Estate Planning Review and is entitled “Asset Protection in the Desert: Nevada’s Rules, Recent Developments, and Advantages.”    

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In Case You Missed It…The Trust Advisor Is Hosting a Second Webinar on Asset Protection Trusts

A little over a week ago, Provident Trust Group presented at a webinar hosted by The Trust Advisor, entitled “Strategies for Sheltering Wealth Using Asset Protection Trusts.”  Due to popular demand, The Trust Advisor will be hosting this same webinar, again, on Thursday, June 28, 2012, from 2:00pm – 3:00pm ET.  Provident is very pleased […]

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Virginia Enters the Asset Protection Arena

On April 4, 2012, Governor McDonnell signed into law Senate Bill 11, which added sections 55-545.03:2 and 55-545.03:3 to the Code of Virginia, thereby allowing self-settled spendthrift trusts to be established in Virginia.  Effective July 1, 2012, Virginia joins the ranks of other domestic asset protection trust states, including Nevada, South Dakota, Alaska, Delaware, Hawaii, […]

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Provident Trust Group in the Las Vegas Review-Journal

Provident Trust Group has been mentioned in a recent article in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, entitled “Co-Signer.com Helps People Get New Lease on Life.”  The article, dated May 29th and authored by Hubble Smith, takes a look at Co-Signer.com, a company founded in October 2011 by Las Vegas businessman Mike Chernine.

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3rd Annual DAPT State Rankings Chart Released

Each year, nationally known estate planning and asset protection attorney Steve Oshins publishes a chart ranking the various states that allow self-settled spendthrift trusts.  Recently, he released the 3rd Annual Domestic Asset Protection Trust State Rankings Chart, which, notably, for the first time since the chart’s inception, assigns numerical rankings to each state. This latest […]

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Provident Presenting at The Trust Advisor’s Webinar on Asset Protection Trusts

The Trust Advisor will be hosting a 60-minute webinar, entitled “Strategies for Sheltering Wealth Using Asset Protection Trusts.”  The webinar will examine uses and advantages of domestic asset protection trusts (“DAPTs”) as well as key differences between the states that allow them.  In particular, the webinar agenda will include a discussion of: several asset protection […]

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Provident Trust Group CEO Named Entrepreneur of the Year

Provident Trust Group is pleased to announce that its CEO, Theresa Fette, has been named Entrepreneur of the Year.  As reported by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the award is being presented by the Las Vegas chapter of The Entrepreneurs’ Organization. The Review-Journal article notes that “Theresa Fette helped expand Provident Trust Group’s assets from $400 […]

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