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Agent Orange exposed ships

Veteran’s Affairs (VA) maintains a list of U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships associated with military service in Vietnam and possible exposure to Agent Orange based on military records. This evolving list helps Veterans who served aboard ships, including “Blue Water Veterans,” find out if they may qualify for presumption of herbicide exposure. Veterans must […]

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Firms Offering Social Security Advice Scramble To Update Systems

The elimination of two popular Social Security claiming strategies has left companies that offer Social Security advice scrambling to incorporate the new rules into their systems. Last week, Congress put an end to “file and suspend” and a restricted application for spousal benefits—Social Security strategies that together made it possible for both members of a […]

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Possible Indicators Of Elder Financial Abuse

It is a common concept to want companionship, and elders are no exception. Unfortunately, an elder with diminishing capacity can easily become a victim of financial abuse if they and/or their advocates are not careful to watch for the indicators of elder mistreatment. Here are a handful of possible indicators of elder financial abuse to […]

CunninghamLegal welcomes Preston Marx, III to Auburn Office

Auburn, CA. (May 29, 2015) – CunninghamLegal, Auburn’s leading estate planning law firm with its office near the Courthouse, is pleased to welcome Preston Marx, III as Associate Attorney. Preston joins CunninghamLegal with over 20 years of legal experience, with particular focus in the areas of estate planning, trust administration, probate, ligation, and employment law. […]