The team at The Elder Law Center of Kirson & Fuller offers our prayers and support to all those affected by the recent tragedy in Orlando.
May 25, 2016 in News
Congratulations to our own Holly Howard for completing the Advanced Paralegal Certification program on Estate Planning to achieve the ACP credential! The Advanced Paralegal Certification program is provided by NALA to paralegals who have already achieved the Certified Paralegal (CP) designation and who complete a challenging course designated and monitored […]
May 25, 2016 in News
We are proud to Announce that our very own Renee V. Peppy has been named to the Legal Aid Society 2015 Honor Roll! This distinction recognizes attorneys who close a pro bono case with 20 or more hours or provide 20 or more hours in a project. So, in addition […]
December 18, 2015 in News
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October 1, 2015 in News
Written by Tracy Zanco, Esq.
Starting on October 1, 2015, changes to Florida’s Health Care Surrogate Law, Ch. 765, F.S., will go into effect.
Florida Supreme Court Determines That Medicaid Planning by Non-Lawyers Constitutes the Unlicensed Practice of Law
April 28, 2015 in News
On October 1, 2014, Florida Statute 825.103, entitled “Exploitation of an elderly person or disabled adult” became effective. This statute makes it easier for prosecutors to pursue people who prey on elders and increases penalties for crimes against elders.
February 16, 2015 in News
Written by Tracy Zanco, Esquire
Pursuant to the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act of 2014, new tax-free savings accounts will soon be available for certain people with disabilities. The ABLE Act amends Section 529 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and aims to help people with disabilities save money while retaining important government benefits. Accounts may be in place in some states in 2015, but the implementation dates will vary from state to state. The Florida ABLE Program will be implemented on or before July 1, 2016.
Today, December 1, 2014, our phones are temporarily out of service and are being worked on. Please contact our office via email. Feel free to contact Lucy Barrett at Lbarrett@kirsonfuller.com with any questions you may have. We appreciate your patience with this matter.
Above is a detailed copy of a gift card scam currently circulating in an attempt to take advantage of the elderly population. Please inform those you know and love about this malicious fraud.