Elder Law

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ICLE's most comprehensive elder law resource. Covers long-term care, health care benefits, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, veterans benefits, nursing home quality, housing, special needs trusts, and remedies for elder abuse and exploitation.

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Anchored by a very popular revocable trust form. Covers planning and drafting many of the most in demand Michigan trusts, including advanced, charitable, and other specialty trusts.

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ICLE's most comprehensive, practical, time- and expert-tested estate planning resource. Covers planning the estate; drafting revocable trusts, wills, and durable powers; and implementing the estate plan.

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Step-by-step guide to Michigan guardianships and conservatorships. Covers guardianships for legally incapacitated persons, minors, and developmentally disabled persons, as well as alternatives to guardianship.

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Answer your clients' questions about Medicaid planning or build your own Medicaid planning practice. Clearly explains asset and income eligibility rules, divestment, and the best current strategies. Covers estate recovery. With sample forms.

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Gives you the tools you need to handle contested probate court matters. Know which rules apply and how to handle will contests, claims for breach of fiduciary duty, challenges to joint property, creditors' claims, and disputed attorney fees.

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Compiles all the Michigan probate statutes, rules, and forms you need in one place. Includes EPIC and the Michigan Trust Code with Reporters' Commentary, probate court rules, probate and elder law statutes, handy resource lists, and indexes.

Keep clients for a lifetime with online training. Get a comprehensive understanding of elder law. See 40+ successful practitioners handle hearings, have difficult conversations, and more. Cover capacity, long-term care, government benefits, and more.

On-Demand Seminars
Presented 02/14/19 | On-Demand Seminar
Learn to effectively deal with complex matters unique to older clients, clients with disabilities, and their families. Covers incapacity and powers of attorney, Medicaid and VA benefits, special needs trusts, and guardianships and conservatorships.

Presented 09/13/19 | Electronic Materials
Get critical updates and detailed insight on recent BEM changes, Hegadorn, and more. Take away strategies for handling government benefits, including Medicaid. Get hands-on help with capacity issues and drafting.

Posted 10/17/21 | On-Demand Event
Experienced Michigan practitioners share pandemic lessons learned. Use an interactive “decision tree” to advise clients on long-term care decisions. Keep current with the caselaw and statutory update. Identify best practices for handling guardianships.

Presented 04/20/20 | On-Demand Seminar
Debts to nursing homes are often caused by not getting a resident on Medicaid, mistakes by unsophisticated residents or family, or misappropriation of funds. Work with the nursing home to meet the needs of the resident and resolve payment issues.

Presented 01/04/21 | On-Demand Seminar
Recent policy changes to BEM 401 provide that transfers to a trust "solely for the benefit of" a community spouse will now be reviewed for divestment. Our experts provide drafting tips and discuss the divestment analysis and how to get client buy-in.

Presented 01/11/21 | On-Demand Seminar
Effectively advise your clients on the ADA and its relationship to other state and federal law, including the Rehabilitation Act, the FHA, and municipal codes. Gain insight on working with the DOJ and other agencies to get relief for your clients.

Presented 02/06/20 | On-Demand Seminar
The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (SECURE Act) made sweeping changes to the treatment of IRAs and retirement benefits post death. Our experts discuss how the SECURE Act will affect estate plans with retirement accounts.

Presented 06/14/21 | On-Demand Seminar
Kevin's Law was recently revised. Our experts discuss how these changes allow lawyers to seek court-ordered outpatient treatment for a person suffering from a severe mental illness who may be too ill to recognize that they need help.

Presented 12/15/20 | On-Demand Seminar
This seminar focuses on the administration of a special needs trust. Our experts lay out the best practices for effective and coordinated management of the trust for the beneficiary. They also have advice for ways to avoid common mistakes.

Presented 10/12/20 | On-Demand Seminar
In this seminar, our experts discuss the best tools for achieving the desired outcomes for special needs clients. Draft a trust with clear intent that adheres to the BEMS, POMS, and other sources of law and policy. Avoid common drafting pitfalls.

Presented 09/21/20 | On-Demand Seminar
In this part of our series, our experts discuss the ins and outs of proper planning. They provide guidance for working with the special needs family to meet the long- and short-term goals for their disabled family member.

Presented 05/30/19 | On-Demand Seminar
Talking to clients about end-of-life care and treatment begins at the first meeting. Our experts explore topics to address in that meeting, what to look for in prior estate plans, and long-term planning tools and options.

Presented 03/29/21 | On-Demand Seminar
A special needs trust (SNT), particularly a third-party SNT, is likely one of the longest-lasting trusts you will create. Using a trust protector can help insure that the settlor's wishes are carried out and that the beneficiary's benefits are protected.

Presented 11/07/19 | On-Demand Seminar
The Department of Veterans Affairs is tough to navigate. From the initial filing of a claim to judicial review, experts walk you through the types of claims commonly requiring a lawyer’s assistance.

Presented 08/30/21 | On-Demand Seminar
Draft Lady Bird deeds that will accomplish your client's goals and avoid the probate of real estate. Our expert will discuss when, where, and how you can effectively use this estate planning tool.

Presented 05/14/19 | On-Demand Seminar
Get up-to-date Medicaid and retirement planning strategies to successfully navigate complex federal and state regulations in this ever-changing area. Protect your clients' interests by determining which assets are countable or exempt.

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