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Catherine Anne Seal was quoted in the New York Times article, "Death Is Inevitable. Financial Turmoil Afterward Isn't." (January 17, 2017)
Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, was featured on the web-based Singular Magazine on December 21, 2016. Read his column on estate planning for single people. (January 5, 2017)
Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, was featured in the Savannah Morning News on December 21, 2016. Read his column: Single people may need estate planning more than others. (January 5, 2017)
Congratulations to Keith Brunstrom for being recognized by the Missouri Bar in the ESQ online magazine for his outstanding contribution in presenting CLE programs. (December 20, 2016)
Lawrence A. Friedman received the New Jersey State Bar Association's 2016 Distinguished Legislative Service Award for helping to enact the Uniform Trust Code (“UTC”) in New Jersey. The Distinguished Legislative Service Award is the Bar Association’s highest honor for noteworthy legislative service while the UTC codifies over 100 years of trust law into one comprehensive statute that is largely uniform over many states. See press release. (December 12, 2016)
David D. Nesbit and the staff of Keystone Elder Law P.C. published a book, Long Term Care Guide: Essential Tips For Solving the Elder Care Puzzle. The staff has written weekly articles for their local newspaper for more than four years. A selection of those articles was the basis for their book, available on Amazon. Many of the articles that discuss law are most relevant in Pennsylvania, although the concepts often transfer outside of their jurisdiction. Most of the caregiving articles generally apply across state lines. The firm will donate $1 per book that is sold to the Alzheimer’s Association. (December 9, 2016)
Twyla Sketchley was featured on WTXL's morning show on "10 Ways to Give Thanks to a Caregiver During Thanksgiving." (November 29, 2016)
Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC wrote a
column about advanced directives for the Aug. 31 issue of Business in
Savannah. He also wrote a column about Alzheimer's for the Sept. 28 issue of
Business in Savannah.
Michael J. Millonig was a speaker at the International Business Week
Conference in Barbados on October 21, 2016 presenting the topic of
Dynasty Trusts & Cryonics. This conference was attended by
professionals in accounting, law and trust administration from around
the world. (November 14, 2016)
The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP has received a Tier 1
ranking for Elder Law in the New York metropolitan region by U.S. News –
Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2017. This marks the seventh consecutive
year that the firm has been recognized for its professional excellence. (November 3, 2016)
NAELA member and Fellow Charlie Sabatino was named to nextavenue's 2016 Influencers in Aging.
These 50 advocates, researchers, thought leaders, innovators, writers,
and experts continue to push beyond traditional boundaries and change
our understanding of what it means to grow older. Congratulations to
Charlie! (November 2, 2016)