Monthly Archives: February 2009

Life Insurance can be a Valuable Estate Planning Tool

The process of estate planning includes much more than just writing a Will. A good estate plan contains several elements, including a Will, Trust, Health Care Proxy and the assignment of a Power of Attorney. However, another tool that is

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New York Elder Law Attorney Bernard A. Krooks Discusses Elder Law Issues on Weekly Radio Program.

Bernard A. Krooks, New York Elder Law and Special Needs Attorney, hosts a weekly half hour show on Westchester Radio AM WFAS 1230. The show runs from 6:05 to 6:35 pm on Thursday evenings. The show addresses many aspects of

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Littman Krooks Attorney, Adrienne J. Arkontaky, to Speak at Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocated Conference.

Littman Krooks LLP will be represented by special needs attorney, Adrienne J. Arkontaky, Esq. at the upcoming 11th Annual Conference of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA). COPAA is a national voice for special education rights and promotes

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Special Needs Planning: Testamentary vs. Revocable Trusts

If you have a child with special needs, you should take great care in planning for their future by incorporating special needs planning into your overall estate plan. One of the most effective ways to prepare for their future is

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Georgia Trademark Lawyers

There are times when someone decides to go ahead and try to use a trademark that is already in existence and gets sued for trademark infringement. No one knows this better than Robert Webb of Webb & D’Orazio in Atlanta,

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DUI in Georgia Now Stricter

If you insist on drinking and driving in Georgia, then you’d better be prepared for the consequences, should you get caught. The laws in Georgia pertaining to DUI have become stricter in the last year and this doesn’t make it

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The Role of a Criminal Defense Attorney

Knowing what role a criminal defense attorney plays is critical when choosing a proper lawyer to assist with possible criminal charges. A good criminal lawyer is one that, in most instances, handles a variety of different kinds of criminal cases.

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Structured Settlements in Med Mal Lawsuits

Structured settlements in medical malpractice cases make good economic sense for the future, but what happens when a cash crunch hits? Most structured settlements from court cases are usually in the form of an annuity. However, having said that, it

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Hands Free Talking, While Better, May Still Be Unsafe

It had to happen – hands free cell phones as a way to communicate while driving. In some ways this is a good development, in others, well, there is still some doubt about how safe talking on a cell phone

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The Contested Will and Breach of Fiduciary Duties

Contested wills happen when beneficiaries don’t like the provisions contained within a will. At this point, it’s time to call expert lawyers like Laura and Lance Sharp at The Sharp Law Firm in Austin, Texas. It’s very important for those

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