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Feller Law Firm and Cuming County Alzheimer’s Alliance hosted their first-ever Longest Day 5K/Fun Run, raising $2,500 for Alzheimer’s awareness and treatment. (July 24, 2014)

Anthony J. Enea will lecture on the drafting of Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts at the New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) 2014 Summer Meeting of the Elder Law and Special Needs Section. (July 16, 2014)

Howard S. Krooks was featured on NPR's panel discussion, "With Elder Care Planning, Start Early to Avoid Conflicts and Crises." (July 16, 2014)

Bradley J. Frigon and Shirley B. Whitenack were quoted in MarketWatch's article, "How a parent’s health-care bills could hurt you." (July 15, 2014)

Theresa Varnet was featured in NPR's story, "Caregiving Takes Hefty Financial Toll, But Help Is Available." (July 13, 2014)

Howard S. Krooks was quoted in Stateline's article, "Without Federal Action, States Move on Long-Term Care." (July 9, 2014)

A consultant of the Massachusetts Chapter was quoted in the Boston Globe's article, "Mass. to issue new rules for long-term care plans." (July 9, 2014)

Charles Robinson received the ABA Law Practice Division's (LP) Samuel S. Smith Award. (July 9, 2014)

Bradley J. Frigon was quoted in the USA Today article, "Legal showdown between Sterlings took shape six weeks ago." (July 2, 2014)

Shirley B. Whitenack was quoted in the New Jersey Star Ledger's column, "Your Money: My Estate Attorney Is Avoiding Me." (July 1, 2014)

Stephen Silverberg was named vice chair of the Legislative Committee of the New York State Bar Association Elder Law Section. (June 19, 2014)

Bernard A. Krooks was named President of the Arc of Westchester's Board of Directors. (June 18, 2014)

Howard S. Krooks was featured on CareGround.com's Star Panel. (June 18, 2014)

Anthony J. Enea joined About.com's Assisted Living Section as a Guest Contributor. (June 12, 2014)

Shirley B. Whitenack was quoted in the New Jersey Star Ledger’s Biz Brain column, "Your Money: Could NJ's Estate Tax Be on the Way Out? Keep Dreamin', the Experts Say." (June 10, 2014)

Bradley Frigon was interviewed on the NeuroMatters radio program on Elder Law, which aired on June 3, 2014.

Shirley Berger Whitenack was quoted in the Wall Street Journal article, "Five Myths About Retirement." (May 25, 2014)

Howard S. Krooks was quoted in MarketWatch's article, "A Retirement Worst Case Scenario: Eviction." (May 14, 2014)

Stephanie Schneider was quoted in HelpwithAging.com's article, "Reverse Mortgages: The Good and the Bad." (May 9, 2014)

Anthony J. Enea offered planning tips to the elderly in honor of National Older Americans Month. (May 9, 2014)

Shirley Berger Whitenack was quoted in the New Jersey Star Ledger’s Biz Brain column, "Your Money: Tax Relief for 'Incapacitated' Person." She was also named as one of New Jersey’s Top 100 Super Lawyers and Top 50 Women Super Lawyers. (May 6, 2014)

Wesley Wright and Molly Abshire wrote an article featured on HeirSearch.com, "Driven by Money, Heir Hunters Spring into Action." (May 1, 2014)

Michael Smith recently wrote a column on incapacity planning that was featured in the Savannah Morning News. (April 17, 2014)

Anthony J. Enea was elected president of the Westchester County Bar Foundation. For the past 30 years, the Foundation has served as the charitable arm of the Westchester County Bar Association, contributing to the improvement of the administration of justice and encouraging a better public understanding of the law. (April 3, 2014)

Shirley Berger Whitenack
was quoted in the New Jersey Star-Ledger's Biz Brain column, "Your Money: Family Squabble About Deducting Property Taxes on Inherited Home." (April 2, 2014)

Daniel O'Tully wrote a column in the New Britain Herald, "Senior Signals: Your wishes can be heard with a well-drawn health directive." He also wrote "Senior Signals: It makes sense to review your life insurance policy." (April 1, 2014)

Howard S. Krooks was mentioned in the Reuters article, "How to Swoop In and Manage Your Parents' Finances." He also was quoted in the Ask Liz Weston column, "Triggering the Gift Tax." (March 24, 2014)

Honorable William B. Howell, Ltd.; Honorable Bob Lawrence; and Honorable Olen Bryant hosted a free estate planning seminar at the Visitors Center at Chautauqua Park in Crystal Springs. (March 15, 2014)

 


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