1. No More EVR?

    What is the effect on Veterans and their widows of the VA's discontinuance of the EVR procedure? The VA has just announced that it is no longer going to send out the forms and require the annual Eligibility Verification Report (EVR) to reconfirm benefits that are based on financial need, such as the…Read More

  2. Thoughts on Veterans’ Day

    As I considered the meaning Veteran’s Day for an inspirational moment I gave at my Rotary Club meeting this morning, l realized that I wanted to share my feelings about all of the veterans in our country whom we will honor this Friday, Veterans Day.  I searched online for words I could use to ins…Read More

  3. Helping Seniors to Stay Home, Aging in Place Safely and Comfortably

    Over a year ago, our law firm joined a national organization called the Life Care Planning Law Firm Association, which is dedicated to helping our elderly clients live the highest quality of life available to them.  This is accomplished, we believe, by assisting our clients to obtain the highest qu…Read More

  4. Are You Coming to Our Party?

    It’s one of the biggest annual events in Los Gatos!  We are talking about the Los Gatos Morning Rotary club’s Claws for a Cause Lobster Block Party, scheduled for 5:00 to 10:00 p.m., Saturday, September 10, 2011.  This all-you-can-eat lobster party is held in Los Gatos in the block in front of…Read More

  5. Surprising News About Incapacity

    For the past month, I have been sharing with everyone some amazing new (at least new to me!) information I’ve learned about incapacity that I want to share with you, too. Dr. Jonathan D. Canick, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist/neuropsychologist at Sutter Health in San Francisco, spoke at the June m…Read More

  6. 10 Signs of Early Dementia

    I recently attended the Spring 2011 conference of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys in Las Vegas.  The key note speaker for the conference was Jacqueline Marcell, the author of Elder Rage or, Take My Father …. Please!  How to Survive Caring for Aging Parents. Jacqueline’s presentatio…Read More