ELF Webinars


WEBINAR SERIES: Preview to the 23rd Annual Elder Law Forum
3 Dates I 3 Different Sessions

The latest policies, products and practices for professionals in the estate planning, long-term care and insurance marketplace

Get up to speed in your practice area – just in time for the 23rd Annual Elder Law Forum on May 31, 2018

Join us for any of three free online training sessions that cover the latest news and information in your field. Log on to your smart phone, tablet or computer over your lunch hour to get updates and answers to your questions from leading experts, who will be speaking at the 23rd Annual Elder Law Forum, May 31, 2018, The Century House in Latham.


Thursday, March 15, 12-1 p.m. |  Medicaid Update
Presenters: Louis Pierro, Esq., Founding Partner, Pierro, Connor & Associates, LLC
Frank Hemming, Esq., Medicaid Attorney, Pierro, Connor & Associates, LLC

· Impending changes to Medicaid Managed LTC
· Federal deficits and the Trump/Ryan plan to ‘reform’ Medicare and Medicaid
· Creative planning using private insurance Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts
· Current considerations in Congress to limit Medicaid eligibility

Friday, April 13, 12-1 p.m. | Insurance Update
Presenters: Louis Pierro, Esq., Founding Partner, Pierro, Connor & Associates, LLC
Bob Vandy, President, Advisors Insurance Brokers
Shawn Britt, CLTC, CLU Director, Long-Term Care Initiatives, Advanced Consulting Group, Nationwide Financial

· Hot products that fuse legal and insurance plans
· How lawmakers are supporting the industry (or not)
· The truth about traditional LTC insurance and the changing marketplace
· New trusts designed to maximize a client’s ability to pay for needed care and services

Wednesday, May 9, 12-1 p.m. | Technology in Caregiving
Presenters: Louis Pierro, Esq., Founding Partner, Pierro, Connor & Associates, LLC
Robert Herzog, CEO, eCaring
Howard Tischler, Co-Founder & CEO, EverSafe

· New technologies that enable home care by connecting caregivers, providers and families
· How sensors, cameras, computers and programs in the home deliver real-time information to the palm of your hand
· The integration of telemedicine into home care
· Start-ups that are revolutionizing financial protection and home security