CT NAELA Announces its Fall Seminar – PRACTICE POINTS IN ELDER LAW, Friday, October 31, 2014
October 9th, 2014
CT-NAELA Announces its Fall Seminar- PRACTICE POINTS IN ELDER LAW, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2014 (8:30 am – 1:00 pm) at Four Points By Sheraton, 275 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT The Seminar will include: 1. Applying Bezzini to all Non-Testamentary Transfers: A New DSS Policy? (including practical Will drafting and beneficiary designation drafting options) 2. Divorce in a…
NEW DATE: 2014 VA BENEFITS TRAINING: September 30, 2014
July 28th, 2014
The Date has been Changed: On Tuesday, September 30, 2014 (NOT Friday, September 26), from 9AM to 12PM the CBA will be hosting its 2014 VA Benefits Training at the CBA Law Center in New Britain. The seminar will provide the required training to establish or maintain VA accreditation. If you are not already accredited but are…
CT NAELA ANNOUNCES ELECTION OF NEW BOARD MEMBERS
June 20th, 2014
CT NAELA is pleased to announce the officers and at large board members elected at the June 2014 Annual Meeting. The officers, serving one year terms, are: President: J. John (Jack) Reardon Past President: Linnea J. Levine President Elect: Carmine Perri Vice President: David Slepian Secretary: Elizabeth N. Byrne Treasurer: Henry C….
DSS Notice on Long-Term Care Applications
June 9th, 2014
Connecticut Department of Social Services – Special Notice about Medicaid Applications For Long-Term Services and Supports Click Here
Spring 2014 CT-NAELA Practice Update
May 28th, 2014
Below is the most recent issue of the CTNAELA Practice Update. To see past editions of the CT-NAELA Practice Update, click on the Members Only button, login and choose CT-NAELA Practice Update Archive from the drop down menu. Spring 2014 Practice Update, Volume 5, Issue 1 – CLICK HERE Features in this issue: President’s Message By…
April 30, 2014 CT NAELA SPRING SEMINAR
April 14th, 2014
CT NAELA SPRING SEMINAR Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Four Points by Sheraton Hotel at Meriden Plan to attend the CT NAELA Seminar on April 30th for: 1. Medicare updates on Jimmo and Observation Status rules; 2. Benzzini “buzz”; 3. “Guns n Ammo” issues for estate planning and probate attorneys and fiduciaries; 4. How to be…
Fall 2013 CT-NAELA Elder Law Seminar, November 13, 2013
October 23rd, 2013
Fall, 2013 CT-NAELA Elder Law Seminar Wednesday, November 13, 2013 (8:30 am – 4:00 pm) Four Points By Sheraton, 275 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT Click here for Registration Details.
Nursing Homes have a new statutory cause of action against families to collect their bills
September 10th, 2013
Effective October 1, 2013, any transfer of assets resulting in the establishment or imposition of a penalty period creates a debt that is due and owing to a nursing home facility for the unpaid cost of care provided during the penalty period. A nursing home facility may bring an action to collect the debt for…
***US District Court, District of Connecticut issues ruling in Fortman v. Starkowski spousal refusal case July 31, 2013
September 3rd, 2013
Read the full opinion in the recent US District Court ruling in Fortman v. Starkowski here.
**NEW** FILLABLE DSS Form FOR NEWLY RELEASED W-1LTC Application for Long-term Care/Waiver
August 7th, 2013
DSS issued a new application form on July 1, 2013, for use in Long-term Care/Waiver programs. A fillable PDF version is now available in the Members Only Section of the website, under DSS Forms. See DSS memo regarding filing procedures.