{Webinar} Elder Care: Eligibility Requirements for Section 8 Housing Choice Program for Seniors and Disabled Clients

Posted by Karen Mariscal on Oct 31, 2017 12:40:32 PM


On October 18, 2017, Karen Mariscal was a national panelist in a presentation concerning the Section 8 Housing Choice Program for seniors and disabled clients.  The speakers gave an overview of the Section 8 program and discussed the calculation of rent, special needs trusts, and reasonable accommodations, among other things. Mariscal analyzed the DeCambre v. Brookline Housing Authority decision regarding how income from a special needs trust should be calculated by the public housing authority, and gave her insights regarding how the Section 8 program works in Massachusetts. 

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Topics: special needs planning, elder law, Special Needs Child, Section 8, Special Needs Trust, elder care

{Webinar} Trump Initiatives Affecting Vulnerable Populations

Posted by Anthony Bushu on Sep 6, 2017 12:37:46 PM

Thursday, September 14, 1:00 pm

M&B best logo.pngPresented by Harry Margolis with Attorney Michael Gilfix of Palo Alto, CA, and Vincent Russo of Garden City, NY, and sponsored by Trusts & Estates Magazine, this presentation on Thursday, September 14th, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM, will discuss the effects of Trump administration policy and proposals on seniors and people with disabilities.

The speakers, who are founders of the Trump Policy Analysis Group, will examine changes that are already in place and those that have been proposed in legislation, regulation and executive action with respect to how they impact older Americans and Americans with disaibilities. They will address iniatives that relate to tax reform, Medicaid block grants, Medicaid waivers and Medicare.

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