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Supplemental Needs Trusts

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Remainder Interest in Supplemental Needs Trust
New York Appellate Division, Second Department, holds that the remainder interest in a supplemental needs trust, drafted in conformity with statute, is as of the date of the creation of the supplemental needs trust, deemed to have been created as of the date of the order directing the creation of the trust.  In re Ruben N., decided on September 16, 2008.


Supplemental Needs Trusts -Trusts for Disabled
This article is intended to be a brief description of the two basic types of Supplemental Needs Trusts.

Supplemental Needs Trusts for the Settlement of Tort Claims, Estate Planning and Protection of Inheritances.
This is an extensive outline intended for attorneys and other professionals.  The article discusses the drafting of Supplemental Needs Trusts and the intricacies of settlement of personal injury and medical malpractice actions with the use of Supplemental Needs Trusts.  The article also discusses the settlement of Medicaid liens.

SSI and Benefits

SNTs for Personal Injury Matters

Shortened Outline

First Party Supplemental Needs Trusts

Supplemental Needs Trusts -- A Detailed Outline for Professionals


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