Elder Law, a relatively new development thanks to prolonged life expectancy, is a branch of the law that serves the needs of the elderly and the disabled as well as their family. As many of you who are caregivers may already know, Elder Law covers an impressive range of client issues, both legal and financial.
Medicaid planning often hits a roadblock when clients give gifts to family members. Grandparents often are particularly generous to grandchildren as they see their familyâ€™s
Medicaid law imposes a penalty period if you transferred assets within five years of applying for Medicaid qualification, but what if the transfers had nothing