Working with the NAELA Litigation Committee, the Foundation supports efforts to prepare Amicus documents in support of litigation that will potentially impact seniors and people with special needs.

Hutson v. Mosier Amicus Brief – September 2017

Amicus Curiae of NAELA and the Special Needs Alliance (SNA) Read More

Daley and Nadeau--Partnering With MA NAELA Chapter on Irrevocable Trusts - December 2016

NAELA’s Litigation Committee is working with the Massachusetts Litigation Committee to prepare an amicus in the Daley and Nadeau cases, seeking to provide a national perspective that could be used to support the Chapter’s position. Read More

Goodwin v. Florida Dept. of Children and Families - April 2016

Pre-existing medical expenses and Medicaid. NAELA signed on to an amicus brief for rehearing/rehearing en banc prepared by NAELA Director Ron Landsman to be filed by AFELA and the Florida Bar Elder Law Section Read More

Decambre v. Brookline Housing Authority - October 2015

NAELA recently received news that the New Jersey Law Revision Commission, which reviewed the amicus brief for background information on the matter, has prepared a draft tentative report to codify the Saccone holding Read More

Zahner v. Secretary, Pa. Dept. Of Human Services - September 2015

Helped Uphold Use of Short-Term Medicaid Qualified Annuities. Read More

Saccone v. Board of Trustees of the Police and Firemen’s Retirement System - October 2014

NAELA recently received news that the New Jersey Law Revision Commission, which reviewed the amicus brief for background information on the matter, has prepared a draft tentative report to codify the Saccone holding Read More

Claypoole, et al. v. Mackereth – February 2014

NAELA, Pennsylvania Chapter, and New Jersey Chapter Read More

Draper v. Colvin Amicus Brief – November 2013

Amicus Curiae of NAELA and the Special Needs Alliance Read More

Hughes v. Colbert Amicus Brief – September 2012

Amicus Curiae of NAELA and the Ohio State Bar Association Read More

Zackery Lewis, et al. v. Gary Alexander Amicus Brief – August 2011

Brief Amicus Curiae of NAELA and the Special Needs Alliance, Inc. in support of appellees Read More

 
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