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Robin Williams’ Death Laid to Underdiagnosed Form of Dementia

Although depression was initially given as the cause of actor Robin Williams’ suicide in 2014- his widow says autopsy results lay the blame on Lewy body dementia– a fairly common…

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More States Asking to Eliminate Retroactive Medicaid Benefits

Arizona and Florida are the latest states to request a waiver from the requirement that states provide three months of retroactive Medicaid coverage to eligible Medicaid recipients. Medicaid law allows…

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Study Finds That Social Security Workers Often Provide Incomplete Information

Americans are misinformed about many aspects of Social Security- and local Social Security offices may not be helping- according to a study by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The study…

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Tips on Creating an Estate Plan that Benefits a Child with Special Needs

Parents want their children to be taken care of after they die. But children with disabilities have increased financial and care needs- so ensuring their long-term welfare can be tricky….

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How Much Money Can You Have and Still Qualify for Medicaid?

In order to be eligible for Medicaid benefits a nursing home resident may have no more than $2,000 in “countable” assets (the figure may be somewhat higher in some states)….

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Rural Opposition and Policies Related to Large Solar Developments (Webinar)

Attorney Cliona Robb is presenting a webinar Wednesday, May 4th at noon where she will serve as a panelist, alongside Jeff Hintzke of Clean Focus, to discuss opposition to solar…

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Buckley Warden wins Litigation category for Virginia in the 2018 ILO/Lexology Client Choice Awards

J. Buckley Warden IV was selected as a recipient for the 2018 Client Choice Awards. International Law Office and Lexology partner to present this award. Buckley was the exclusive winner…

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IRS Clarifies Tax Status of Same-Sex Couples after Supreme Court’s Decision

The Internal Revenue Service has issued a ruling clarifying the federal tax status of same-sex couples after the Supreme Court’s Windsor decision last spring.  In Windsor, the Court held that…

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Eleven ThompsonMcMullan Attorneys Named in Super Lawyers

NEWS RELEASE Eleven ThompsonMcMullan attorneys are listed in the 2012 Super Lawyers List put out by Law and Politics. Chris Malone is recognized for his work in Business Litigation and is…

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Virginia’s Newest Discrimination Law and Employers

In February, Virginia became the first Southern state, and the 21st state overall, to pass a ban on LGBTQ discrimination.  Currently, this bill is on Governor Ralph Northram’s desk, awaiting…