Erica Fitzgerald of Fitzgerald & Sadove PLLC previously posted about the importance of estate planning for college students. Specifically, the necessity for students to execute advance directives in case of an emergency. Additionally, she discussed the importance of keeping FERPA forms on file with the college, to ensure that parents are notified in the case of an emergency.
This topic has recently received national attention as seen in the consumer reports article here.
If you missed Erica's blog you still catch it here! If you are the parent of a college age student, you should consider meeting with the attorneys at Fitzgerald & Sadove PLLC regarding putting in place advance directives for yourself and your young adult.