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When Is It Appropriate to End a Guardianship for an Adult with Developmental Disabilities?

By Meyer & Spencer, P.C. |

In New York, a guardianship may be established for a developmentally disabled person who reaches adulthood. A parent commonly seeks appointment as guardian, which allows them to continue managing the person and property of their child into adulthood. At the same time, however, the child does retain certain basic legal rights, including the ability… Read More »

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Six Things You Need to Know About Adult Guardianships in New York

By Meyer & Spencer, P.C. |

If you have a loved one who has lost the ability to make healthcare and financial decisions due to a cognitive or physical limitation, you need to understand how a guardianship works and whether it’s right for your situation. Often, people end up needing guardianships because they failed to plan appropriately, while other times… Read More »

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Possible Disputes in a Guardianship

By Meyer & Spencer, P.C. |

Guardianship and Disputes A guardianship is a legal relationship created by court of law between an assigned guardian and a person who becomes a “ward.”  It is a powerful resource and can be quite effective in the area of elder care and asset planning.  The guardianship usually covers an incapacitated adult or sometimes a… Read More »

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Guardianships: An Overview

By Meyer & Spencer, P.C. |

Caring for an elderly parent, grandparent or friend who has lost their mental capacity can be a difficult undertaking.  This is especially the case when the elderly individual cannot be trusted to make sound financial and personal care decisions.  The implementation of a guardianship is one of the best courses of action to help… Read More »

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