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MEDICAID RECOVERY FROM PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA   Lien v. Settlement The State of New Jersey has a lien against a personal injury settlement.  The Division of Medical Assistance and Health Service (DMAHS), Beneficiary Administrative Action Unit recovers money from legally-responsible third parties.  Recovery is for Medicaid benefits including New Jersey Family Care.  The individual…

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ESTATE PLANNING FOR GRANDCHILDREN

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., CELA Goals A grandparent-grandchild relationship is a special one. Perhaps because of the differences in age, or perhaps because grandparents have already raised one child or a family of children, they have a different viewpoint with respect to their grandchildren. Grandparents often have the following concerns: Pocket Money. They want…

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HOME CARE FOR PERSONAL INJURY VICTIMS

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA Many personal injury victims require home care for an extended period of time, and in many instances for the rest of their lives.  Most people would prefer to stay in their own homes, but to do so requires care sometimes for a few hours a day and other…

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