From all of us here at Gibbons | Neuman, we wish you and your loved ones a safe and happy New Year. We truly appreciate and value our clients and our community. We look forward to our continued legal service to the Tampa Bay area in 2017.
For the last few years, the firm’s elder law attorney, Elizabeth Allen, has donated hand-made lap quilts to LifePath Hospice of Hillsborough County. This year, other members of the firm- Office Manager Linda Thompson, and retired Office Manager, Sally Johnson- decided to join in. They donated three hand-made quilts. Quilting has been a hobby for [...]
On December 7th, the Senate passed H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act and President Obama signed it into law on December 13th. The package included the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act which corrects an error in the law that presumes that all persons with disabilities lack the mental capacity to handle their own affairs. [...]
What’s the biggest worries that older people have? Being in poor health and running out of money. Those two often go hand-in-hand. Chronic health conditions can put a strain on family finances. Too often people are confronted with the potential of high long term care costs and depletion of assets. Some individuals believe giving money [...]