Estate of Henry continues to make wavesBy Amanda M. ByrneFebruary 2011The two related cases, Henry III and Henry IV, involve a judgment that was upheld on appeal on behalf of Richard V. Henry, an elderly and infirm former attorney, against one of his caretakers.
From the EditorBy Anthony J. DelGiornoJune 2011A farewell message from Editor Anthony DelGiorno.
From your editorsBy Heather McPherson & Charles LeFebvreDecember 2011An introduction to the issue from Editors Heather McPherson and Chuck LeFebvre.
JCAR kills proposed HFS rules implementing DRABy Anthony J. DelGiornoJune 2011At its May 10, 2011 hearing, the Illinois Legislature's Joint Committee on Administrative Rules committee moved to a final vote and unanimously rejected the Department’s proposed rules to implement the Deficit Reduction Act and its revisions to Medicaid and asset transfer allowances.
Note from the editorBy Anthony J. DelGiornoFebruary 2011An introduction to the issue from Editor Tony DelGiorno.
Refusal to disclose assetsBy Steven C. PerlisJune 2011Under current Department of Human Services policy, the community spouse may elect not to disclose assets that have been held separately by the community spouse longer than the applicable look-back period.
Shades of gray matter: Serving the client with diminishing capacityBy Daniel M. MooreFebruary 2011The likelihood elder law attorneys will be dealing with greater numbers of clients with diminished capacity continues to increase. New Rule 1.14 of the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct and the ABA/APA Handbook for Lawyers can work together to best maintain the normal client-lawyer relationship.