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R Solem’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Houghton v Reinertson

    Practice Area:
    Elder Law
    Outcome:
    Trial court reversed
    Description:
    Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals case that decided Colorado may not retroactively eliminate spousal protection rules that exempt out a spouse;s IRA for purposes of Medicaid nursing home eligibility
  • Ramey V. Reinertson

    Practice Area:
    Trusts
    Outcome:
    Colorado Medicaid agency rule not enforceable
    Description:
    Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals case that decided that special needs trust for SSI recipients do not need to be approved by Colorado Medicaid agency
  • In re Estate of Schiola

    Practice Area:
    Probate
    Outcome:
    Agency Directed to follow due process of law
    Description:
    Colorado Court of Appeals decision that before Medicaid can recover from an estate of a deceased Medicaid recipient the agency must give a notice to heirs who have the opportunity to claim a hardship exemption
  • Perez ex rel Cardenas vs Henneberry

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Outcome:
    case settled on more favorable terms after decision rendered
    Description:
    interpretation of Colorado Medicaid lien recovery statute prior to more recent pronouncements of US Supreme Court
  • In re Estate of Mattingly

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Outcome:
    Trial court reversed
    Description:
    Colorado Court of Appeals decision remanding case for trial of a deceased young person whose parents claimed his civil rights were violated by improper care at facility in which he was confined
  • Monez V. Reinertson

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Outcome:
    trial court reversed
    Description:
    Colorado Court of Appeals decision that administrative remedies need not be exhausted where civil rights of persons receiving Medicaid home based services were alleged to have occurred
  • State v SP

    Practice Area:
    Medicaid & Medicare
    Date:
    Jun 19, 2015
    Outcome:
    Favorable to client
    Description:
    Medicaid lien reduced from $114,000 to $25,000 by trial court and affirmed by Colorado Court of appeals