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The New MUTC and What It Means to You

Do you or your family members have a trust?  Are you a beneficiary, trustee or other fiduciary? The Massachusetts Uniform Trust Code went into effect in July of 2012 with the intention of streamlining the trust process and making it more user friendly. For many, this new code will change what you thought you knew […]

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Resources and Tips for Older Americans

Did you know that May is Older Americans Month? According to the 2010 U.S. Census, there are 40.3 million older Americans – people who are 65 and older in the United States, which is 13% of the population. In recognition of Older Americans Month, which was first designated in May of 1963, USA.gov has highlighted […]

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Massachusetts Family of Autistic Son Can Keep Disability Support Offered by Medicaid’s Adult Foster Care Program

A family from a community on Boston’s North Shore, represented by Massachusetts Disability Attorney Michael Couture of the law firm of Winston Law Group, recently prevailed in reversing a Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS) policy denying critical support services for their autistic son. The purpose of the DDS Program is to prevent disabled children from […]

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Special Needs Planning: Use a Trust Protector as an Insurance Policy

We asked Robert Fleming, a colleague of Neal Winston through the Special Needs Alliance, for permission to republish his recent post on the topic of appointing a trust protector to monitor and manage a special needs trust for when you no longer can. Planning for the lifelong care of a loved one with special needs […]

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Meet Neal Winston

Massachusetts Special Needs and Disability Lawyer Neal Winston is principal of Winston Law Group, LLC and a former partner of Moschella & Winston, LLP. Winston Law Group is a Boston-area law firm that specializes in elder law, special needs planning, estate planning and probate. In this video, Neal explains his background from working as a VISTA […]

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One Scary Statistic You Can Easily Avoid

Did you know that as many as 70 percent of Americans die without a will (1)? If that statistic applies to you and doesn’t scare you, then you haven’t thought about what this means for your loved ones. If you die “intestate,” meaning without a will, you leave it up to the State and the […]

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