The Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) has tremendous implications for our practice, primarily negative, but is a huge boon to planning for persons with disabilities who have been shut out of the private insurance market in the past. Our law firm's loss is our clients' gains, and we couldn't be happier about it.
Depending on the November election, if Obama is re-elected, our clients with Special Needs Trusts will have the option to get off of public health programs, like Medicaid, and begin to pay for private health insurance from private health companies. For the reasons mentioned in the attached "Commentary", we believe there are substantial resons why this will be appealing to many. Whether, how and when to do it, however, will require a careful analysis of individual client's needs. Click the link below: