FOXCATCHER – Inside the Movie and the Trial

The Prosecution of John E. duPont: America’s Wealthiest Murderer Presented by Dennis McAndrews, Esq. and Joe McGettigan, Esq., co-prosecutors in the 1997 trial Hosted by Surrey Services for Seniors Event Details Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 – 5:00pm – 7:00pm Location: Surrey Services for Seniors 60 Surrey Way (formerly 60 Chestnut Avenue) Devon, PA 19333…

Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) vs. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) — HOW DOES ONE DISTINGUISH?

Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) vs. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)  HOW DOES ONE DISTINGUISH?   Children who have Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) often exhibit many similar characteristics and behaviors.  Such behaviors include inattention and distractibility.  While it is true that often the two disorders do coexist, sometimes…

The ABLE Act—Uses and Limitations for Persons with Disabilities and Their Families

The ABLE Act—Uses and Limitations for Persons with Disabilities and Their Families  by Dennis C. McAndrews, Esq. At the end of the 2014 Congressional session, Congress passed, and the President signed, the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act, otherwise known as the ABLE Act. The plan was first introduced into Congress in 2006, and was…

“Efforts to enable Americans to age in place are expanding, survey shows” by Fredrick Kunkle, The Washington Post

“Efforts to enable Americans to age in place are expanding, survey shows” by Fredrick Kunkle, The Washington Post A new survey of hundreds of federally sponsored local agencies that assist aging Americans has found increased efforts to help the elderly remain in their homes as they grow older, a policy known as aging in place.…

“Feds to require big companies to cover hospitalization” by Jayne O’Donnell, USA Today

“Feds to require big companies to cover hospitalization” by Jayne O’Donnell, USA Today The Obama administration plans to close a loophole in the Affordable Care Act that allows large companies to refuse to cover in-patient hospital stays in any of their health insurance plans, according to an official involved in the internal discussions. The official…

Federal Case Settled for Vermont Plaintiff in Landmark Jimmo v. Sebelius Class Action − Medicare Coverage Finally Granted for Jimmo’s Skilled Maintenance Care

by the Center for Medicare Advocacy Twenty-one months after winning a national class action lawsuit that sought to overturn Medicare’s practice of denying skilled maintenance care to patients who did not meet an “improvement standard,” plaintiff Glenda Jimmo is finally receiving Medicare coverage for skilled home health maintenance care benefits she was denied in 2007.…

McGettigan and McAndrews Reflect on The John du Pont Trial with The Philadelphia Business Journal

Fall 2014: With the film “Foxcatcher” set to be released in theaters, reporter Jeff Blumenthal with The Philadelphia Business Journal has written a series on The John du Pont Trial. The articles are packed with in-depth interviews with the prosecution team, including Dennis McAndrews and Joe McGettigan of McAndrews Law, and Nancy Schultz, the wife…