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1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Public Benefits for Idaho on
Q: If a person is on Disability from Govenment and are due to receive inheritance, how can this be distributed without

losing benefits?

Nina Whitehurst
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answered on Dec 7, 2023

If you are on SSDI, the inheritance will not impact your eligibility. If you are on SSI or some other kind of needs-based program, then you should contact a special needs attorney for assistance with either spending down your inheritance rapidly in smart ways or funding a first party special needs... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law, Public Benefits and Criminal Law for Idaho on
Q: Can a nonprofit in a one state involve lawyers from different states to help, and any other legal issues with my idea?

My idea for a nonprofit allows victims/survivors regarding an alleged sexual crime to enter information online into a database (database is not available for public access). If a second (or more) survivor submits an alleged sexual crime and the information matches that of of another alleged... View More

Michael Hales
Michael Hales
answered on Aug 3, 2018

There are going to be a number of ethical issues here for attorneys. For example, there are rules about referral services like this as well as how the attorneys would be paid. Because there are so many issues to discuss, I'd recommend finding an attorney to review this all in detail.

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