August 2011

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Managing Alzheimer's: Straight Talk and Planning

Westchester County Business Journal, by Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Littman Krooks LLP


Individuals should prepare for the possibility that someone else will be making decisions on their behalf. Certain decisions are best handled long before Alzheimer's intervenes. Read more...
Who Will Stand in My Shoes: When Adult Children Need Lifelong Support and Supervision


NYSBA Journal, by Ellyn S. Kravitz, Esq., Littman Krooks LLP

The future of adult children with serious mental illness and/or other related incapacities will continue to require financial oversight and medical/mental health interventions and planning from their parents or caregivers long after death. Read more...
While the Science is Still Uncertain, the Need to Plan for Your Child's Future is a Sure Thing

Autism Spectrum News, by Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., and Sheryl Frishman, Esq., Littman Krooks LLP

Parents of Autistic children are bombarded with a variety of medical, therapeutic, educational and holistic treatments that promise to "cure" autism. Even though these treatments are available and effective they do not alleviate the necessity to plan for the future of their child. Read more...
Community and Professional Events

- Ellyn S. Kravitz, Esq., will be speaking at the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County on "The Ins and Outs of Medicare and Best Planning Tactics," on Thursday, September 1, 2011 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm at 380 Washington Avenue, Roosevelt, NY 11050, Conference Rooms A & B. To learn more about United Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County, visit their website.


- Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., will be speaking at PLI's 42nd Estate Planning Institute. He will present an "Update on Elder Law, Especially Medicaid and Medicare" on Monday, September 12 from 11:30am - 12:30pm at PLI New York Center, 810 Seventh Avenue, New York, New York 10019. Click here for program guide and registration information.  

Attorney In the News

Ellyn S. Kravitz, Esq., was featured on the morning segment of WPIX11 news to discuss "It's Your Money: Securing Your Parents Future." To watch the video,

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