Law Blog

January 19, 2018
Harrodsburg Lawyer

Mercer County Chamber Event

The lawyers of Hurst & Hurst attended the chamber event hosted by the Mercer County Chamber of Commerce this week in Harrodsburg, KY at Economic Alliance and the Olde Town Distillery building. The wonderful event had BBQ, tastings, and tours of the distillery and building. The event was attended by chamber members from neighboring counties, including Boyle, Garrard, and Lincoln. 
November 19, 2017
Mercer County, KY Oktoberfest

2017 Mercer County Oktoberfest

The lawyers of Hurst & Hurst Law, Daniel and Rebecca Hurst made sure to attend the Mercer County, KY Oktoberfest festivities on Saturday and enjoy some good food and wonderful fall weather.
October 5, 2017
Divorce Attorney

Child Tax Exemptions In KY

In Kentucky, once a couple has divorced, who can claim the child for tax purposes is determined by IRS standards. However, if a parent can prove that awarding them the exemption contrary to IRS standards will actually benefit the child, the trial court can award it to the non-eligible parent.
September 14, 2017
Kentucky State BBQ Festival 2017

2017 KY State BBQ Festival

Hurst & Hurst Law sponsored the 7th Annual Kentucky State BBQ festival for the fourth year in a row; lawyers, Daniel and Rebecca Hurst made sure to attend the festivities on Saturday to sample some fantastic BBQ.
August 17, 2017
Elements of a Negligence Claim KY

Breakdown Of A Negligence Claim

When a negligence claim is brought, the person who brings the suit (known as the Plaintiff) must show that the person being sued (known as the Defendant) was negligent. There are several elements of a negligence claim.
June 13, 2017
Estate Planning Attorney Danville KY

Preparing To Die

Proper estate planning is important for everyone, to make your passing as easy on your loved ones as possible and make sure your final wishes are followed
May 12, 2017
Bankruptcy Lawyer

Bankruptcy 341 Meeting

A 341 Meeting of Creditors occurs approximately a month after you file for bankruptcy. At the meeting the trustee will call a first meeting of creditors, which the debtor must attend.
April 6, 2017
Estate Planning Lawyer

Preparing To Die Young

It is more important for everyone, especially younger adults, to be prepared for when the unexpected happens and have a valid will
March 15, 2017
House Bill 427 Kentucky

House Bill 427

Current Kentucky law requires a married couple to be separated for 60 days before they can file for divorce. The proposed law, House Bill 427, would require couples to be separated for 180 days. In addition, every couple with children would have to have a hearing to prove the marriage is irretrievably broken. If a judge thinks they can work it out, the couple could be ordered to counseling.