Complying with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act When a Client has Public Benefits
August 11, 2022
Evelynn Passino, J.D.
For clients with public benefits, closing out their case is not as simple as issuing a check for their net recovery. If the client has Medicare or will be eligible soon, then steps must …
ABLE Accounts: Helping Clients on Public Benefits Make the Most of their Recovery
October 8, 2020
ABLE accounts, named for the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act, have been around since 2014 but remain underutilized across the country despite offering a way for people with disabilities and public benefits to save money without …
Public Benefits Preservation: What Your Client Doesn’t Know will Hurt Them, and You!
April 9, 2020
By: Evelynn Passino
One of the many practice points rarely taught in law school: your client may lose public benefits as a result of a recovery, and you have a duty, as their attorney, to discuss benefit …