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The Class Act: Long-Term Care Planning as a Result of the Community Living Assistance Services and Support Act, by Kevin Bress

As part of the Health Reform Bill signed into law by President Obama, Title VIII of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act establishes a government-run long-term care insurance program to be funded by payroll deductions from employees. Dubbed the "Class Act" this program becomes effective...

Podcast: Special Needs Planning and Trusts and the Impact of the PPACA Health Care Reform Act

Why should Estate Planning and Special Needs Attorneys be concerned about the new Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act? That question is answered by Certified Elder Law Attorney Andrew Hook, CELA, CFP®, of Oast & Hook, P.C., the past president of the Special Needs Alliance. Hook discusses...