The Senior Lawyer

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    The Senior Lawyer features substantive articles for lawyers who are age 55 or older and is published to help with career continuity and career changes. Articles that have appeared in past issues include such topics as value of important papers, estate planning, ethical issues, life settlements and retaining and maintaining closed files. Also included are updates on Section news, committee reports, programs and events. Edited by Willard H. DaSilva, Esq. and Stephen G. Brooks, Esq., The Senior Lawyer is published by the Senior Lawyers Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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  • Table of Contents Current Issue

    (Fall 2013)

    A Message from the Section Chair
    Susan B. Lindenauer

    A Message from the Editor
    Anthony J. Enea

    Feature Articles

    Analysis of the Coordination of Benefits Between Medicare and Qualified Health Plans Purchased Through the American Health Benefit Exchanges and the Small Business Health Options Program
    Marcia M. Schiff

    Revoking a Prior Power of Attorney Using the New York Statutory Short Form
    Jonathan P. McSherry

    Good Golly Miss Molly!: The Attorney Work Product Doctrine Takes Another Hit
    C. Evan Stewart

    What Sally Soprano Teaches Lawyers About Hitting the Right Ethical Note in ADR Advocacy
    Elayne E. Greenberg

    Reverse Mortgages: Dispelling the Myths
    Lori R. Somekh

    Problems in the Assessment of Testamentary Capacity
    Eric G. Mart, Ph.D., ABBP (Forensic)

    Article 81 Guardianships and Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Anthony J. Enea

    Babe Ruth: Sultan of Sweets

    David Krell

    NYSBA Task Force Advocates Major Improvements in Family Court
    Stephen G. Brooks

    Senior Lawyers Section Committee Reports