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A Look At Filial Responsibility In Pennsylvania And New Jersey

The laws surrounding filial support are complicated, but they are not new. Filial support laws were derived from England’s 16th century “Poor Laws.” At one time, as many as 45 U.S. states had statutes obligating an adult child to care for his or her parents. Some states repealed their filial support laws after Medicaid took a greater role in ...

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Obermayer Adds Trusts & Estates Attorney

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP adds Janene B. Reilly to the firm’s trusts & estates practice group. Reilly will reside in the firm’s Philadelphia office. “We are excited to have Janene join our department,” said Trusts & Estates Department Chair Nina B. Stryker. “She is an experienced attorney and ...

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Barbara Little Speaks at Gift Planning Council of New Jersey Annual Conference

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Barbara E. Little presented at the Gift Planning Council of New Jersey’s Annual Conference in Iselin, NJ. Little presented, “Charitable Gifting: Ethics and the Elderly,” during which she discussed successful and ethical donations from elderly individuals. Little devotes her prac...

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Nina Stryker Presents at the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council Ethics Forum

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Nina B. Stryker served as a panelist at the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council Ethics Forum’s, “Managing the End of Life Equation: Financial Issues Plus Ethical Questions.” Held in Philadelphia, the seminar used role play to address ethical considerations when dealing with famil...

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Barbara Little Speaks at Women in Aviation International Conference

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Barbara E. Little presented at the Women in Aviation, International Conference in Dallas, Texas. Little discussed estate planning and tax code as it applies to airplane owners. Little devotes her practice to all aspects of estate planning, estate and trust administration, estate controversies, bu...

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Barbara Little Speaks at Federal Fiduciary Income Tax Workshop

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Barbara E. Little presented at the Foxmoor Continuing Education’s “Federal Fiduciary Income Tax Workshop” in Somerset, NJ. Little discussed estate and trust taxation, income reportable by fiduciaries, handling key tax and accounting issues and other relevant topics. Little devot...

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Obermayer Attorneys Named Awesome Attorneys

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that nine of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in the recently released 2014 “Awesome Attorneys” list published in South Jersey Magazine. The list recognizes attorneys that are leaders in their field as voted on by readers. This year more than 7,100 votes were cas...

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Obermayer Named Top Firm in Philadelphia

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP was named a “Tier 1” firm in Philadelphia for family law, litigation – trusts & estates, and trusts & estates law in the 2014-2015 edition of Best Lawyers - Best Law Firms by U.S News and World Report. Best Lawyers is regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence in the Unit...

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Obermayer Adds Trusts and Estates Attorney

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP has added Barbara E. Little in the firm’s Trusts & Estates Department. Little will maintain offices in both the Philadelphia and Cherry Hill, N.J. office. “Barbara’s a great addition to our group,” said Obermayer Trusts & Estates Department Chair Nina B. Stryker. “Our...

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Obermayer’s Estate Planning Newsletter - Summer 2014 - Snowbirds Beware: The Pennsylvania Tax Man Wants to Know Where Your Heart Is

Click on the title below to open a copy of Obermayer’s Estate Planning newsletter including articles “Snowbirds Beware:  The Pennsylvania Tax Man Wants to Know Where Your Heart Is,” “Some Reminders about Federal Estate and Gift Tax Exclusions,” information about IRAs plus a consumer tip on how to get your fee annu...

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