NYSBA Member: $175
Aging and Longevity Law
In this unique program, Robert (“Bob”) Abrams will moderate a panel of experienced practitioners as they address and discuss important society issues likely to confront elder law attorneys, their clients and their families now and in the future. Learn about the legal, financial, healthcare and personal challenges confronting the over 100 million Americans over the age of 50 including the truths and legal consequences of aging and longevity, how the aging brain works (including neurological disorders and conditions), how and by whom mental capacity determinations are made, how older persons access and pay for healthcare, public policy considerations, legal, financial, estate and tax issues impacting wealthy individuals, and the physical and financial abuse of older persons.
Who Should Attend
Attorneys in the general practice of law, elder law attorneys, and those interested in a basic knowledge of how aging and longevity issues may impact their clients and their practices.
Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Elder Law and Special Needs Section.
Live CLE Program & Webcast
May 9, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | CFA Society New York, 1540 Broadway, Suite 1010, New York, NY 10036 | Live & Webcast
6.0 MCLE Credits: 6.0 Areas of Professional Practice
NYSBA Member: $175 | Section Member: $135
- The legal, financial, healthcare and personal challenges confronting Americans over the age of 50
- How the aging brain works (including neurological disorders and conditions)
- How and by whom mental capacity determinations are made
- How older persons access and pay for healthcare
- Public policy considerations
- Legal, financial, estate and tax issues impacting wealthy individuals
- The physical and financial abuse of older persons
Overall Program Chair: Robert Abrams, Esq. Abrams, Fensterman, LLP, Lake Success
Robert Abrams, Esq. Abrams, Fensterman, LLP, Lake Success
Ken Randall, Esq., iLaw Ventures, LLC
Dr. Elkhonon Goldberg, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Honorable Tanya R. Kennedy, Supreme Court Justice, New York County
Ellyn S. Kravitz, Esq., Abrams Fensterman, LLP, New York, NY
Dean Harry Ballan, Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Islip
Joan Lensky Robert, Esq., Kassoff, Robert & Lerner, LLP, Rockville Center
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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