|GAO Report Raises Concerns about Retirement Community Regulation|
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities
are facing economic challenges.|
|Letter of Intent|
The letter of intent is key to a comprehensive life-plan for a child with special needs.
|20 Questions for Long-Distance Caregivers|
This booklet addresses issues faced by caregivers who aren't nearby.
|Charitable Remainder Trusts|
Charitable remainder trusts provide income during your lifetime,
reduce estate taxes, and benefit your chosen charities.
|Nicole Garcia: Community Activist|
Nicole has translated her professional interests into community commitment.
Adrienne J. Arkontaky, Esq., is chairperson for the Family Ties of Westchester Annual Champions of Children Dinner and Awards Ceremony on October 28 at Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester, New York.
P. Mancino, Esq., spoke at Senior Law Day at the Westchester County Center on October 14 and will speak at the Caregiver's Conference, sponsored
by Saint Francis Hospital and Health Centers, on October 28, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Fishkill, New
A. Krooks, Esq., will speak about special needs trusts and elder
care at a conference sponsored by the Nassau Chapter, New York State Society of CPAs, on November 7, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., in Uniondale, New York.
Elizabeth Valentin, Esq., will speak on the "Importance of Estate Planning" before the Yonkers Montessori Academy Parent Teacher Student Association on November 9, 7:00 p.m.
Dina B. Cohen, Esq., will
attend the Transition Fair for Middle and High School Special Education Staff, and Students and Their Families, sponsored by the Putnam
Partnership for Special Needs. The event will take place on November
16, 1:30-7:00 p.m., in Yorktown Heights,
For more detail on these and other local events, view our calendar. Contact us at email@example.com to have your event posted.
|In the News|
The following are examples of recent media coverage that may interest you. Click here for additional articles.
"What's in a name?," Niche News
"Estate Planning Clients Seek Gift-Giving Guidance in 2010," LawyersUSAonline.com
"Elder, Special Needs Law about Planning, Family" Westchester County Business Journal
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|Pleased to Announce|
Littman Krooks partners Ellyn
S. Kravitz, Esq., and Bernard A.
Krooks, Esq., have been named to the 2010 "New York Super Lawyers" list. It
is the fifth time since 2006 that Krooks has received this honor and the second
time for Kravitz. In addition, Krooks
appears for the second year running in the 2010 list of top 25 Westchester
County Super Lawyers.|
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