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    IRS Publishes Final ABLE Regulations (Part 2)

    Since The ABLE Act created IRC 529A in 2014, 49 states have passed legislation to implement ABLE and ABLE accounts have become popular financial and settlement planning tools for qualifying disabled individuals. Although the statutory foundation for ...

    ABLE Accounts

    IRS Publishes Final ABLE Regulations (Part 2)

    Since The ABLE Act created IRC 529A in 2014, 49 states have passed legislation to implement ABLE and ABLE accounts have become ...

    NSSTA

    NSSTA Virtual Business Meeting and Fall Educational Conference 2020

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    Structured Settlements and Periodic Payment Judgments Book Release 68

    Since it was first published in 1986, "Structured Settlements and Periodic Payment Judgments" (S2P2J), has provided structured ...

    Industry News

    Book Review: The Art of Settlement

    Although the personal injury settlement planning profession now offers plaintiff attorneys, and its own members, an increasing ...

    Knowledge Network

    ABLE Accounts + Structured Settlements, Now a Possibility?

    Since The ABLE Act created IRC 529A in 2014, ABLE accounts have become popular financial and settlement planning tools for ...

    Attorney Resources

    Revisiting the Grillo Case

    The Christina Grillo medical malpractice case reached a $2,500,000 settlement in Texas in 1990 – thirty years ago. Why is the ...

    Knowledge Network

    Uniform Periodic Payments of Judgments Act: Conclusion

    In retrospect, the failure of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) to support the Uniform Periodic ...

    Public Benefits

    Celebrating 30 Years of the ADA

    July 26 marks the 30th anniversary of the enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).

    Knowledge Network

    Considering the Uniform Periodic Payment of Judgments Act: Part II

    For the vast majority of the 300 plus members of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) who attended the ...

    Knowledge Network

    Considering the Uniform Periodic Payment of Judgments Act: Part I

    How different might the structured settlement market be today if the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) had ...

    Knowledge Network

    Revisiting Periodic Payment Judgments

    State periodic payment of judgment statutes originated in the United States as part of the tort reform movements of the 1970s and ...

    Knowledge Network

    Structured Settlements for Minors

    When a personal injury case involves a minor, structured settlements are frequently considered the best choice for a settlement ...

    Industry News

    The Gargan Case: Is the U.S. Government a Victim or a Perpetrator?

    The United States Department of Justice announced last week that Joseph E. Gargan, a scion of the Kennedy family and former Chief ...

    Structured Settlements

    A Settlement Planning "Commencement"

    During the past month, despite the cancellation of almost all in-person graduation ceremonies, the internet has been filled with ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Technology

    None of the 2019 educational conferences sponsored by the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) included any ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Ethics

    The National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) Code of Ethics, more formally referred to as NSSTA’s “Statement of ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education, Financial Products and Concepts

    Should the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA), and its members, be interested in education programs about ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education, Federal Laws and Regulations

    Since its formation more than 25 years ago, one of the defining characteristics of the National Structured Settlement Trade ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Public Benefits

    From a structured settlement perspective, a key settlement planning priority is determining how best to integrate structured ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Taxation

    Potential tax benefits represent both a fundamental advantage of structured settlements and a rationale for considering ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education and Stakeholder Perspectives

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Company News

    2019 NSSTA Fall Conference

    From a traditional perspective, the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) 2019 Fall Educational Conference, ...

    Industry News

    An Assessment of the Available Current Education for the Settlement Planning Process

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Industry News

    A Market Analysis of Structured Settlement Educational Programs

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Structured Settlements

    What is Settlement Planning?

    Settlement planning, a term previously avoided by the National Structured Settlement Trade Organization (NSSTA), was a buzz word ...

    Industry News

    Reviewing Structured Settlement Educational Programs - Spring/Summer 2019

    Does the National Structured Settlements Trade Association (NSSTA) need to re-think and re-design its educational programming and ...

    Structured Settlements

    The Importance of Public Policy for Structured Settlements

    What is public policy and why is it important for structured settlements?

    Structured Settlements

    Benefits of Structured Settlements

    Today in the context of industry change and the need for industry growth, what exactly are the benefits of structured ...

    Knowledge: A Strategic Factor in Structured Settlement Growth

    He has demonstrated “how knowledge can function as a driver of long-term economic growth” – The Royal Swedish Academy of ...

    Company News

    Say Hello to our New NSSTA Committee Members!

    Since 1985, the National Structured Settlements Trade Association has been the leading voice of

    Structured Settlements

    "How" and "Where" to Think about the Future

    The Chronicle’s introductory article highlighted a series of developments that have dramatically changed the structured ...