Elder Care. Legal news and articles for January 31 - 31, 2012

Elliottsweb, a Chicago Website Design Company, Welcomes Its Newest Internet ...You are a leader; even though you may not realize itBaby boomers reach retirement age, PINNACLE updates Advising Older Clients and ...Animal Hoarding: 'No Kill' or Helping that Hurts?Eldercare Financial Solutions Provides Powerful Options For Financing Senior CareAttorneys Hit Nevada Foreclosure Processors With Class-Action SuitDearth joins Morris firmChange the lawSkills grant to help lawyers raise the barFund set up to help local family involved in crashGloucester County College Center for People in Transition offers February ...Wealth Transfers Need to be Done With Care and Open Communication With Heirs ...Ravitch getting good marks after first yearAccused killer of officer to remain in jailBill would ease prosecution of elder abuse

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Your Legal Corner: Basic estate planning
Gloucester County Times - NJ.comJanuary 1, 2012

So enjoy this new beginning, get organized, clean a closet, and create an Estate Plan! Next week, YLC will provide an overview of the “Tax Allocation Clause within Your Will”, the third of a four part series in Preparing for Your Best New Year Ever! ...more »

New law gets tough on elder abuse
Jacksonville Journal CourierJanuary 11, 2012

“That's why the Illinois Department on Aging and other elder abuse experts say that only about one in 13 cases of these crimes actually does get reported.” Nationally, financial exploitation costs elders nearly $2.5 billion every year, and yet, ...more »

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Elliottsweb, a Chicago Website Design Company, Welcomes Its Newest Internet ...
MarketWatch (press release)January 31, 2012

David F. Anderson is an attorney who provides legal assistance to his clients in Miami elder law cases. Travelers Limousine is the best limousine company Chicago has to offer. Travelers Limousine is distinguished by its commitment to highest standards ...more »

You are a leader; even though you may not realize it
WisBarJanuary 31, 2012

By going to law school and successfully completing a rigorous course of study you have shown that you have the dedication, intelligence, and drive to lead. Regardless of the type of law you practice or the setting in which you use your law degree (even ...more »

Baby boomers reach retirement age, PINNACLE updates Advising Older Clients and ...
WisBarJanuary 31, 2012

The recently updated State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE ™ Advising Older Clients and Their Families is a must have in any elder law practitioner's reference library. This two-volume resource covers end-of-life and property-related issues, health-care...more »

Animal Hoarding: 'No Kill' or Helping that Hurts?
Opposing ViewsJanuary 31, 2012

Reflections on Helping that Hurts,” Barbara Oakley introduces concepts that may help us better understand how ostensibly compassionate people can commit the criminal act of animal hoarding and seem oblivious to the suffering and cruelty of keeping ...more »

Eldercare Financial Solutions Provides Powerful Options For Financing Senior Care
PR Newswire (press release)January 31, 2012

As a direct buyer of cash value and term life insurance policies with face value of $50000 or more, ElderCare Financial Solutions is carving a distinctive niche in an underserved market. Through its relationships with elder law attorneys, ...more »

Attorneys Hit Nevada Foreclosure Processors With Class-Action Suit
LoanSafeJanuary 31, 2012

The lawsuit claims the foreclosure processors engaged in debt collection activity even though they were not licensed in Nevada as debt collectors. The suit asserts counts including consumer fraud, unjust enrichment and elder abuse as some of the ...more »

Dearth joins Morris firm
Morris Daily HeraldJanuary 31, 2012

John W. Hynds, John N. Rooks, Diane Yohnka Jorstad and David J. Bzdill announce that Christopher M. Dearth has joined the law firm of Hynds, Rooks, Yohnka and Bzdill as an associate attorney. Dearth is the son of Mike and Terri Dearth of Coal City.more »

Change the law
Buffalo NewsJanuary 31, 2012

But the fact that the elder Anderson is out of the building proves that his appointment was unnecessary. Jay Anderson, who is proudly serving his nation, dusted off an old town law that allowed him to appoint his father. The law requires Town Board ...more »

Skills grant to help lawyers raise the bar
The AgeJanuary 31, 2012

Ms Ogilvie said grants would also be made to accountants and for ''elder abuse'', which would help legal and financial advisers for the elderly who had issues of capacity and competence. The grant's announcement stems from a recommendation made in 2009 ...more »

Fund set up to help local family involved in crash
Chillicothe GazetteJanuary 31, 2012

The elder Claytor and Marilyn, who used to be a manager at Bob Evans, care for their son and two grandsons. Claytor, who is a truck driver, recently had returned to work just before the Jan. 15 crash after recovering from a heart attack and pneumonia, ...more »

Gloucester County College Center for People in Transition offers February ...
NJ.comJanuary 31, 2012

“Laws of Separation and Divorce”— Attorneys from the Gloucester County Bar Association's Family Law Committee will discuss equitable distribution, custody, visitation, alimony and other issues associated with divorce. Additional topics include setting ...more »

Wealth Transfers Need to be Done With Care and Open Communication With Heirs ...
Law Firm Newswire (press release)January 31, 2012

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) January 31, 2012 – A recent study showed that 70 percent of intergenerational wealth transfers fail, according to The Williams Group that researched this issue over a 20-year time span. The high failure rate was due to ...more »

Ravitch getting good marks after first year
Petaluma Argus CourierJanuary 31, 2012

In addition, the 53-year-old lawyer is continuing her weekly teaching duties at Empire College law school and fulfilling an election promise to personally prosecute cases by preparing for trial in a Healdsburg murder case. “It's a lot of work,” Ravitch ...more »

Accused killer of officer to remain in jail
Aiken StandardJanuary 31, 2012

Jones' father, James Jones, said he has never seen his son act as he had but did admit that the accused murderer stabbed him when his son was 16. The elder Jones described his son as having a "condition" but said doctors have not diagnosed him with any ...more »

Bill would ease prosecution of elder abuse
vtdigger.orgJanuary 31, 2012

The bill's language is based on Vermont's consumer protection laws and Massachusetts's civil monetary penalty law, which is attached to its statute on abuse, neglect and exploitation of vulnerable adults. The Medicaid Fraud & Residential Abuse Unit ...more »

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