Blog Posts in December, 2018

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  • Little-Known Law Forces Children To Pay For Parent's Nursing Care
    Little-Known Law Forces Children To Pay For Parent's Nursing Care

    The "filial responsibility" statute is a South Dakota law which allows nursing home operators or owners to sue the adult children of patients who do not pay. In existence in South Dakota since 1939, ...

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  • Avoid Going Broke to Pay for Staggering Nursing Home Expenses
    Avoid Going Broke to Pay for Staggering Nursing Home Expenses

    Seventy percent of people turning age 65 can expect to use some form of long term care (“LTC”) during their lives. One-in-twelve individuals age 65 and older will experience a dementia-related ...

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