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Seminar Number

9013

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Fee:

$70

THE UNIQUE CHALLENGES OF AGING AND DISABILITY

RECORDED SEPTEMBER 22, 2015

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
1 CLE Hour

Featuring Ruthann P. Lacey, CELA, CAP

Estate Planning, Elder Law, and Special Needs attorneys often encounter situations in which it is essential to engage in good planning centered around a person who has or will develop disabilities.  This webinar will identify planning, legal, financial, health care, public benefits, and living arrangement issues that attorneys should consider when advising clients who are planning for the unique challenges of aging and disability.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Insurance Programs: SSDI and Medicare
  • Welfare Programs: SSI and Medicaid
  • Paying for Long Term Care
  • Nursing Home and Community Care Medicaid
  • The Affordable Care Act
  • Special Needs Trusts: Exception to the Transfer Rules
  • Individual Self-Settled Special Needs Trusts
  • Pooled Special Needs Trusts
  • Third Party Settled Special Needs Trusts
  • Using SNTs to Benefit Multiple Generations
  • Use of the Special Needs Trust Funds
  • Beware of Common Special Needs Trust Pitfalls
  • The ABLE Act
  • Attorney Liability