Death with Dignity Act Becomes Law in Maine

By Kathleen Kienitz, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney Recently, the Death with Dignity Act was signed into law in Maine. Maine is the ninth state to have enacted such a law. There is a lot of confusion about what this law allows and doesn’t allow. Although the law...

Getting the Most Out of Your Social Security

By Kathleen Kienitz, Esq., CELA For most Mainers facing retirement, Social Security will be the largest source of income upon which they will rely for the rest of their life. It is therefore important to have a basic understanding of the rules that will determine how...