The Elder Abuse and Prosecution Act of 2017 was introduced by Senators Chuck Grassley and Amy Klobuchar and passed the full Senate on August 1,
There are many elderly who are without adequate cash reserves to meet their ongoing expenses, yet own substantial equity in their home.
By Regina Kiperman and Naomi Levin* Published in NYSBA Elder and Special Needs Law Journal | Winter 2017 | Vol. 27 | No. 1 17
Guardianships are a constantly evolving area of the law. Here is a summary of legislation and rules that impact guardianships that are pending, recently enacted
A unique feature of the Article 81 statute is a provision which grants a Court Evaluator (CE), an individual independently selected by the court, both
As discussed previously in Filing & Answering Article 81 Guardianship Petitions, a request for the appointment of a guardian for an alleged incapacitated person (AIP)