Monthly Columns

Guardianship – What You Need to Know

By Bernard A. Krooks, Certified Elder Law Attorney



It seems like almost every day clients are asking us questions about guardianship, including what is it? Why do I need it? How can I avoid it?

 Keep in mind I am talking about New York law and the answers may be different in another state. While there is a movement to make guardianship laws more uniform, there remain significant differences among the states. 

“No Hate in Our States” AJC Westchester/Fairfield: The Zionism = Racism Lie Isn’t Over*

Guest Op Ed By Aaron Jacob


Thirty years ago, on December 16, 1991, the UN General Assembly revoked its infamous resolution 3379, which had equated Zionism with racism. It was a great victory for the State of Israel, comparable to the 1947 UN partition resolution and the admission of Israel to the world body in 1949.