Monthly Archives: March 2014

Incorporating Long-Term Care Insurance into an Elder Law Plan in NY

by Bryan Lane Berson, Esq. As life spans have increased, so have chronic ailments associated with aging and the demand for personal care. Alzheimer’s disease and organic cognitive impairment (senility) are the leading causes for personal care needs. Costs for this care are exorbitant. The New York State median cost for a private room in […]

Loans, Mortgages, and Liens

by Bryan Lane Berson, Esq. Collateral is an essential component of loan transactions. Realty (i.e., real estate) or personalty (i.e., personal property) can serve as collateral. The creditor’s (i.e., lender) interest in the collateral depends on the transaction, loan, property, and law. The debtor (i.e., borrower) will acknowledge that it is conveying an interest to […]