Lauren S. Marinaro Presents on Variety of Elder Law Topics in 2019

At NJ NAELA’s Unprogram on April 10, 2019 in Morristown, New Jersey, Lauren S. Marinaro presented and facilitated a member discussion group on the Affordable Care Act, Expansion Medicaid eligibility and Medicare.  The discussion focused on the eligibility differences between being on Medicaid through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and being on Aged, Blind, and Disabled Medicaid, as well as how to transition from one to the other when Medicare eligibility is achieved.  Also discussed was the use of the ACA Marketplace for certain individuals over the age of 65.  On June 5, 2019, Lauren S. Marinaro will present at the 81st Semi-Annual Tax and Estate Planning Forum in New Brunswick on the “Use of Restricted Credit Cards by Trustees and Trust Beneficiaries.”  Marinaro will also be presenting at NJ ICLE programs in November and December of 2019.

New Jersey NAELA Lobbies to Support Medicaid Improvement Bill

New Jersey NAELA has been advocating in support of A4569, which provides for an improved, more accountable, more uniform system for eligibility determination for Medicaid.  On March 11th, 2019, Lauren S. Marinaro, Chapter President of New Jersey NAELA and a partner at Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg LLC, testified before the Assembly Human Services Committee in Trenton in support of this important legislation.  The bill has now passed the New Jersey State Senate and is currently waiting to be scheduled and heard in the Assembly Appropriations Committee. The bill’s main drafter and Senate Sponsor, Sen. Joseph Vitale, was awarded NJ NAELA’s first “Legislative Leadership Award” on April 10, 2019.

Upcoming Live Seminar: Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid


Lauren Marinaro will present at an upcoming National Business Institute live seminar: Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Molly Pitcher Inn
88 Riverside Ave
Red Bank, NJ 07701

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