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Bernard Krooks and Craig Reaves were quoted in the New York Times article, "Finding Out Your Power of Attorney Is Powerless." (May 9, 2016)

Rose Mary Zapor testified in the Colorado Legislature opposing a bill that would prevent a guardian from protecting an elder from predatory family members. The bill, named after actor Peter Falk, was voted down. (May 9, 2016)

Shirley B. Whitenack was featured on Bob Mason's Trusthacker podcast. (May 3, 2016)

Shirley B. Whitenack was quoted in the AARP Bulletin article, "The Second-Marriage Dilemma." (May 2, 2016)

Shirley B. Whitenack was featured in the NJTV program "Recognizing the Importance of Living Wills." (April 28, 2016)

Shirley B. Whitenack was featured in the MarketWatch podcast "Is Getting Paid to Care for Our Parents Ever OK?" (April 28, 2016)

Mark Worthington has been appointed a full-time Professor of Law at Western New England University School of Law. (April 14, 2016)

Anthony J. Enea will receive the Judge Daronco Distinguished Service Award from Columbian Lawyers Association. (April 4, 2016)

Kim N. Christian and Deanna M. Eble were made Partners at Russo Law Group, P.C. (March 23, 2016)

Anthony J. Enea will address the growing problem of elder abuse in an April 6 presentation to the New York Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals. (March 21, 2016)

Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, was featured in the Feb. 25, 2016 edition of the Savannah Morning News offering his advice on how the elderly can avoid Living Trust scams. (March 11, 2016)

Alexis Levitt's
comments were published in the Boston Globe's Letters to the Editor on the article "Old Money" from January 31, 2016. (February 22, 2016)

Shirley Berger Whitenack was quoted in NJMoneyHelp.com's article, "One Way to Save on NJ Estate Taxes." (February 11, 2016)

Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, recently wrote a column about talking to your parents about their end-of-life plans for The Bryan County News. The column published on Dec. 31, 2015. He was also featured in the Coastal Courier on Dec. 16, 2015. Smith wrote a column about how the holidays are a good time to discuss estate planning and long-term care planning with your parents. (February 3, 2016)


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