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Welcome to In The Balance Radio!

Law talk radio. Join us Saturdays at noon on 1260 AM – The Answer in St. Louis. We discuss a variety of legal topics of interest to our listeners. Join host, Wes Kozeny, and his guests to learn more about legal topics of interest to you. Please click the links above to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

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11/05/2016 – SB656 and the new law for stand your ground, Castle Doctrine, Constitutional Carry and more – This is our inaugural show.  Our host, Wes Kozeny,  discusses SB656 and the changes it makes to Missouri law regarding concealed carry permits, constitutional carry, stand your ground and the expansion of the Castle Doctrine. If you need legal advice on anything weapons related, NFA gun trusts, criminal defense or expungement, please contact me and let’s discuss your needs.

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11/12/2016 – Insurance/prepaid legal defense programs – Our host, Wes Kozeny, explores what happens if you are forced to use force to protect yourself.  How are you going to pay for your legal defense costs?  Wes and his guest, Larry Loveless, discuss various options available and highlight the program offered by US LawShield, a prepaid legal defense program.

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11/19/2016 – Overview of Estate Planning – During this show our host, Wes Kozeny, will discuss the ins and outs of estate planning to make it more understandable for our listeners. It is easier than you might think to get your affairs in order. Please contact me so we can show you how easily you can get your estate in order and have the security and peace of mind for your family.

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Do I need an Estate Plan?” – A free, no  obligation guide including some techniques you can use immediately without an attorney which can take care of your plan for certain assets.


11/26/2016 – FSBO (For Sale By Owner) Real Estate Transactions – During this show our host, Wes Kozeny, will discuss the ins and outs of buying or selling your home yourself, without a Realtor, but with the assistance of an attorney.  I enjoy helping FSBO buyers or sellers as they save money and complete a successful residential real estate transaction. The cost of using an attorney is a fraction of the typical real estate commission. Please contact me if you would like some assistance on your do it yourself real estate transaction!

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12/10/2016 – Constitutional (permitless) Carry in Missouri – a deeper analysis – Tune in to hear our host,  Wes Kozeny, and his guests, police officer and LE firearms instructor Ed Marschel; and firearm instructor, Gary Gebhardt.

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12/17/2016 – Constitutional (permitless) Carry in Missouri – a deeper analysis – School Zones and Workplace – Tune in to hear our host,  Wes Kozeny, and his guests, police officer and LE firearms instructor Ed Marschel; and firearm instructor, Gary Gebhardt discuss the differences between carrying a firearm with a CCW permit vs without a permit in a school zone and in the workplace on and after January 1, 2017.

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12/31/2016 – Litigation – How and why does it happen? Selecting an attorney. Managing the cost and your sanity through the process – Tune in to hear Wes Kozeny discuss litigation. How does it arise in your personal life and in business? Have you been sued or are you thinking about starting a lawsuit? How to select an attorney and not spend all of your money. What are the nuts and bolts of the litigation process? How do I avoid litigation or get out of it once I’m in it? This overview will put it into perspective for you. . Although litigation should be a last resort, if you’ve been sued or feel that litigation is your next step to resolve your dispute, please contact me and we can go over your case and determine the best approach to reach a resolution as quickly and cost effectively as possible.

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01/07/2017 – Commercial Real Estate – Leasing/Buying – How does the process work? – Join us and hear Wes Kozeny with guest, Hany Abounader, as they discuss the issues faced by businesses in renting commercial real estate. What are the top issues to consider? What are the top mistakes made by businesses needing to lease business premises. Hany is a commercial real estate broker with Third Man Development and he has the answers for you. If you would like representation as either a landlord or tenant in a commercial real estate transaction, please contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss your needs.

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01/28/2017 – Accounting for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners – Join us and hear Wes Kozeny with guest, Rick Angevine, CPA/MBA, as they discuss accounting topics for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Topics include financial statements, what are they and how do you use them; financial professionals and accounting systems – picking the right resources for the size of your business; Capitalization and cash flow; and common mistakes made by business owners. If you need assistance with your business idea; small, medium or large business; or business in distress please contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss how we can help you.

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02/04/2017 – Commercial Banking Relationship For Business Owners – Join us and hear host, Wes Kozeny, with guest, Steve Marsh, Chairman of Enterprise Bank & Trust, as they discuss the nuts and bolts of initiating and maintaining a commercial banking relationship for your business. Steve Marsh will demystify how your bank views the relationship with you and your business. If you need help getting your business in shape and optimizing your presentation to a commercial bank, contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss how we can help you.

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02/18/2017 – Title Insurance, Real Estate Closings and What You Need to Know – Join us and hear host, Wes Kozeny, with guest, Barb Seerey, Executive Vice President of Insight Title Company, as they discuss the real estate title industry, residential and commercial real estate closings, the escrow process, title insurance and the risk it covers, why you should select the right title company for your needs, how to make sure you’re getting a reputable title company, common issues that come up in a real estate closing, and what to watch out for. If you need help with a real estate transaction, title issue or closing on a real estate transaction, contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss how we can help you.

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03/04/2017 – Residential Real Estate – the Market, Buying or Selling Your Home – What You Need to Know – Join us and hear host, Wes Kozeny, with guest, Kay Bova, Principal of the Kay Bova Selling Team, as they discuss the residential real estate market in St. Louis, buying or selling your home and what you need to know about a residential real estate transaction. Kay Bova is a lifelong resident of St. Louis and a top performing real estate broker. Kay shares her insight into the market and strategies to get the most out of your residential real estate deal. If you need help with a real estate transaction, title issue or closing on a real estate transaction, contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss how we can help you.

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03/18/2017 – The economy – where have we been and where are we going? – Join us and hear host, Wes Kozeny, with guest, Bill Emmons, Vice President and economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, as they discuss status of the economy, interest rates, real estate markets, capital markets, jobs and the possible impact of some of the new administration’s policy agenda items such as infrastructure spending. The views expressed during the show are not necessarily those of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis or its President. Contact me at my law firm and let’s discuss how we can help you.

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