Attorney Joe Covelli to Host Webinar on Deceased Member Issues for Credit Unions

January 29, 2016 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
January 29, 2016 - Unfortunately, deaths are something everyone must deal with, including Credit Unions. Now and then, your credit union will receive notification that one of your members has passed away. What do you do next? Make sure that you know how to address deceased member issues by attending the free webinar presented by Attorney Joe Covelli of Covelli Law Offices and the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association.

The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association will host the free webinar, "Deceased Member Issues," on Tuesday, February 9 between 10-11:30 a.m. During the webinar, you will learn how to answer some of the most pressing questions Credit Unions have to face after a member has passed, such as:

  • What to do once notice of the passing is received
  • What policies to have in place to effectively navigate through probate proceedings
  • Who should have access to the account after a member has passed
  • Who is allowed to gain entry into the safe deposit box
  • What steps to take in order to receive payment on outstanding loans
  • How to handle issues regarding heirs, joint account holders and executors

  • Since the early 80s, Joe Covelli has played a major role in Pennsylvania's Credit Union Movement. During his years of experience representing more than 80 Credit Unions big and small, Covelli has built a reputation as an expert in all areas of Credit Union legal services. He is frequently called upon to share his expertise - through seminars, speeches and speaking engagements - on a variety of topics including creditor bankruptcy, collections, lending practices, mortgage lending/collection, personnel issues, marketing compliance and more.

    If you have an interest in attending the webinar, register to reserve your spot by visiting
    If you're looking for a law office that has the experience and expertise to assist you, get in touch with the Credit Union Attorneys at Covelli Law Offices. We can help you manage your day-to-day business affairs, while offering a full range of legal services to help your Credit Union through a variety of concerns. Discover how our attorneys can help your Credit Union through any of your legal issues by visiting

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