NYSBA Members: $50
Webinar | What You Need to Know About Structured Personal Injury Settlements
Learn the basics of drafting structured settlements in personal injury cases from calculating the structure to planning strategies for individuals with MAGI Medicaid, SSI, reviewing the agreement and release and estate recovery issues.
Sponsored by the Elder Law & Special Needs Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education
Thursday July 25, 2019 | 12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
1.0 MCLE Credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice
NYSBA Member: $50 | Non-Member: $150
- Statutory Authority
- Calculating the structure: rated ages, future lump sum payments; leaving money up front
- Planning Strategies for those with MAGI Medicaid
- Planning Strategies for those with SSI and Medicaid
- Reviewing the Settlement Agreement and Release
- Use with MSAS
- Estate Recovery Issues
Paul K. Isaac, Esq., Precision Resolution LLC, Buffalo
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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.
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