Elder Law

Medicare Settlement - Medicare to Pay for Care in Skilled Nursing Facilities, Even If No Improvement Likely

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

    In a story reported on October 23, 2012, by the New York Times, it was announced that a court settlement has been reached (pending approval of the judge).

    This settlement will result in a very important change to how Medicare policy is implemented in the real world.

Living Together vs. Marriage

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

    It is becoming more and more common for people to live together on a long term basis, without getting married.

    One reason people give for not getting married is that they have been told that it is easier to split apart if they are not married.  This is not usually true.