Elder Law and Special Needs Section

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    Welcome to the Elder Law and Special Needs Section As an elder law and/or special needs attorney, you'll benefit from Section membership that keeps you up-to-date with important legislative developments, regulations and case laws impacting the elderly
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    Elder Law & Special Needs Section Program January 23!
  • Upcoming Events
    • October 26-27: Elder Law Fall Meeting, Tarrytown

      THE DOUBLETREE BY HILTON
      455 SOUTH BROADWAY
      TARRYTOWN, NY


      VIEW OR DOWNLOAD MEETING PROGRAM

      VIEW OR DOWNLOAD MEETING REGISTRATION FORM
      OR

      REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE MEETING


      REGISTRATION FEES: 
      Elder Law & Special Needs (ELSN) Section Member: $300.00 
      NYSBA Newly Admitted Attorney (5 years or less)*: $250.00 
      First Time Attendee NYSBA ELSN Section Member**: $250.00 
      NYSBA Non-ELSN Section Member Attorney: $400.00 
      Non-NYSBA Member Attorney:  $500.00

      *Newly admitted attorneys are not required to be ELSN Section Members to receive preferred rate. 
      **NYSBA ELSN Members who have not attended a Summer or Fall Multi-Day Section Meeting since 2007.

      BOOK YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS NOW AT:  WWW.TARRYTOWN.DOUBLETREE.COM
      HOTEL RESERVATION DEADLINE CUT-OFF: SEPTEMBER 29TH


      Make sure to add the Special Rate Code: NYS in the group code box to receive our preferred rate of $169 single/double plus taxes for the nights of Oct. 25 and/or Oct. 26
      Or call Group Reservations at 914-524-6418 and provide them with our code.
      If you are extending your stay to include either the nights of Tuesday, October 24 or Friday, October 27, you must reserve via phone.

      Download and/or view information on Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities for this Program.
      Contact Catheryn Teeter, 518-487-5573 or cteeter@nysba.org for additional information.    

    • November 2017 Basics of Elder Law

      BASICS OF ELDER LAW AND SPECIAL NEEDS PRACTICE


      9:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
       
      7.5 MCLE Credits: 6.5 Professional Practice; 1.0 Ethics
       
      NYSBA Members: $175 | Elder Law & Special Needs Section Member: $140 | Non-Member: $275

      Monday, November 13, 2017 | New York City (Live and Webcast)

      Monday, November 13, 2017 | Syracuse

      Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Melville

      Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Tarrytown

      Thursday, November 16, 2017 | Albany

      Click date above for additional information and/or to register online.


    • Elder Law and Special Needs 2018 Unprogram

      Elder Law and Special Needs 2018 Unprogram

      April 19-20, 2018

      Save The Date!

      The Desmond Hotel
      Albany, New York

      Details to follow soon! 


    • Summer July 12-14, 2018: Queen's Landing Hotel, Niagara-on-the Lake,Ontario CANADA

      2018 Elder Law and Special Needs Summer Meeting

      Save the Date July 12-14, 2018

      Queen's Landing Hotel
      Niagara-on-the Lake, Ontario CANADA

  • Elder and Special Needs Law Journal

    VIEW THE LATEST ELDER AND SPECIAL NEEDS LAW JOURNAL

    The Elder and Special Needs Law Journal (formerly the Elder Law Attorney) features peer-written substantive articles relating to the practice of elder law on such topics as long-term care, Article 81, advance directives, Medicaid, SNTs, guardianship, Social Security, tax issues, and estate planning. Edited by Tara Anne Pleat, Esq., and Judith Nolfo McKenna, Esq., the Elder and Special Needs Law Journal is published quarterly by the Elder Law and Special Needs Section and distributed to Section members free of charge.

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  • Status of Pending Legislation

    Elder Law and Special Needs Section

    Status of Pending Legislation