HLS Blog

David Simon

Possession is 9/10ths of the law. Squatter’s rights. Use it or lose it. These are popular terms or phrases that most people have heard or used in casual conversation. While they may not

Moira S. Laidlaw

As you may be aware, Congress is working on a reconciliation bill (the “Bill”) which has tax components that could affect your current estate plan.  The major changes fall into two categories: (1)

Moira S. Laidlaw

As estate-planning professionals, we help clients plan in the event of incapacity, not just death. While clients may come into our offices worried about death and taxes, we educate them that equally worrisome,

Moira S. Laidlaw

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has once again delayed the implementation of a thirty (30) month look-back period for Medicaid Applications filed for Community-Based Long Term Care Services (i.e. home care).  The

Kimberly Bliss

As an estate planning attorney, I quite frequently talk to people about whether they have engaged in estate planning (i.e., signed estate planning documents). The answer in many instances to this inquiry is

Moira S. Laidlaw

There are many reasons why people do not execute a Last Will and Testament during their lifetime; they are too busy or it’s on their to-do list, they don’t think they are “rich

David Simon

Possession is 9/10ths of the law. Squatter’s rights. Use it or lose it. These are popular terms or phrases that most people have heard or used in casual conversation. While they may not

Moira S. Laidlaw

As you may be aware, Congress is working on a reconciliation bill (the “Bill”) which has tax components that could affect your current estate plan.  The major changes fall into two categories: (1)

Moira S. Laidlaw

As estate-planning professionals, we help clients plan in the event of incapacity, not just death. While clients may come into our offices worried about death and taxes, we educate them that equally worrisome,

Moira S. Laidlaw

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has once again delayed the implementation of a thirty (30) month look-back period for Medicaid Applications filed for Community-Based Long Term Care Services (i.e. home care).  The

Kimberly Bliss

As an estate planning attorney, I quite frequently talk to people about whether they have engaged in estate planning (i.e., signed estate planning documents). The answer in many instances to this inquiry is

Moira S. Laidlaw

There are many reasons why people do not execute a Last Will and Testament during their lifetime; they are too busy or it’s on their to-do list, they don’t think they are “rich