Elder Law

Author: Jeffrey A. Helewitz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766813717

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 331

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"Elder Law" provides students with a comprehensive look at elder law, one of the fastest growing areas in the legal field. The text not only provides a textural analysis of the law but also includes edited judicial decisions that interpret the law. Important forms, appropriate to the subject matter, are also included in the text and provide easy access to important documents. The material is appropriate for legal assistants, paralegals, law students and anyone with a concern for the legal rights and needs of the elderly in America. A complete instructor's manual with test bank is also available.
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Elder Law

Author: Nancy R Gallo

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1401842577

Category: Law

Page: 384

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Elder Law is designed to introduce the realities of a modern elder law practice in serving the needs of America's growing elderly population. Comprehensive coverage of the wide array of overlapping legal topics and challenges facing elder law legal professionals today is coupled with practical assignments that focus on real world insights. Well-organized, and easy-to-read, the material appeals to a wide audience with or without a legal background. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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New York Elder Law

Author: David Goldfarb,Joseph Rosenberg

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1579111467

Category: Law

Page: 1344

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The Answer to All Your New York Elder Law Questions New York Elder Law provides analysis and commentary on the laws and regulations affecting the elderly in New York. As the New York companion to Tax, Estate & Financial Planning for the Elderly and Tax, Estate & Financial Planning for the Elderly: Forms & Practice from Matthew Bender, this new handy "how-to" practice guide covers a broad spectrum of legal and financial issues of special concern to the elderly and their families. It includes: planning for disability; Medicaid eligibility, spousal rights, financial responsibility of third parties, transfer of assets, liens, estate recovery, and fair hearing advocacy; supplemental needs trusts; guardianships; estate planning and wills; health care coverage and resources; financial planning; income and estate tax, and elder abuse.
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Elder law

selected statutes and regulations

Author: Lawrence A. Frolik,Alison McChrystal Barnes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 584

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Beyond Elder Law

New Directions in Law and Aging

Author: Israel Doron,Ann M. Soden

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3642259715

Category: Law

Page: 222

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All over the world, there is a growing interest in the relationship between law and aging: How does the law influence the lives of older people? Can rights, advocacy and representation advance the social position of the aged and combat ageism? What are the new and cutting-edge frontiers in the field of elder law? Should there be a new international human rights convention in this field? These are only a few of the many questions that arise. This book attempts to answer some of these questions and to set the agenda for the future development of elder law across the globe. Taking into account existing research and knowledge, leading scholars from different continents (North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia) present in this book original and novel ideas regarding the future development of elder law. These ideas touch upon key topics such as elder guardianship, citizenship, mental capacity, elder abuse, human rights and international law, family relationships, age discrimination, and the right to die. This book can thus serve as an important reference work for all those interested in understanding where law and aging are headed, and for those concerned about the future legal rights of older persons.
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Elder law

readings, cases, and materials

Author: A. Kimberley Dayton,Molly M. Wood,Julia A. Belian

Publisher: LexisNexis/Matthew Bender

ISBN: 9781422407943

Category: Law

Page: 727

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Elder Law Portfolio

Author: Harry S. Margolis

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735549443

Category: Law

Page: 2840

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In-depth, timely, and practical coverage of key issues in elder law practice. Written by outstanding elder law experts, this unique publication is the first place to look for detailed answers to pressing questions concerning Medicaid, long-term care planning, healthcare issues, trusts, powers, and guardianship -- every facet of today's elder law practice. Each portfolio has distinctive title and author. The series includes 28 portfolios to date.
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Elder law

Author: Margaret C. Jasper

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 174

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This Almanac explores the legal, financial, retirement, estate planning, and health care concerns of senior citizens. Additionally, the author discusses Social Security and Medicare programs. Senior citizens will be provided with a general understanding of their rights under the law and a discussion of legal services, pensions, investing, retirement planning, purchasing life insurance, making a will, and health care choices. A glossary is included. The Legal Almanac series serves to educate the general public on a variety of legal issues pertinent to everyday life and to keep readers informed of their rights and remedies under the law. Each volume in the series presents an explanation of a specific legal issue in simple, clearly written text, making the Almanac a concise and perfect desktop reference tool. All volumes provide state-by-state coverage. Selected state statutes are included, as are important case law and legislation, charts and tables for comparison.
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New York Elder Law Handbook

Author: Annette Levinson Kasle

Publisher: Practising Law Inst

ISBN: 9780872240865

Category: Law

Page: 1111

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Thousands of advocates for older, blind, and disabled New York State residents rely on PLI's New York Elder Law for useful, authoritative guidance on the legal issues confronting their clients and on the ways these practitioners can work more effectively with various federal and state agencies to help their clients.
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Elder law

economic planning for the golden years : symposium issue

Author: Phoenix School of Law

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 227

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Elder Law Forms Manual

Essential Documents for Representing the Older Client

Author: Harry S. Margolis

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735536813

Category: Law

Page: 2840

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Renowned expert Harry Margolis shares his insight and experience in the ElderLaw Forms Manual, to help you better represent your elderly client. This two volume looseleaf manual contains more than 100 key forms and documents to help you: Organize a high-volume elder law practice Market your services to your clients Customize estate and Medicaid plans Provide the personalized service your clients deserve. These practice-tested forms are designed specifically for handling the special problems that arise in the representation of older clients. Each form is accompanied by practical, insightful commentary from Harry Margolis, telling you when and how each should be used. Many documents include a range of alternative clauses for common and not-so-common situations. The 20 chapters are organized into five parts: Managing the Elder Law Practice Estate and Long-Term Care Planning Powers of Attorney, Medical Directives and Wills Trusts Miscellaneous. ElderLaw Forms Manual saves hours of research and drafting time, simplifies information gathering, and gives you a competitive edge in this growing practice area. All the forms are included on an accompanying CD-ROM. ElderLaw Forms Manual is featured in Elder Law Library on IntelliConnect and coming soon to Cheetah.
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Elder Law in Context

Author: Rebecca C. Morgan,Mark D. Bauer,Roberta K. Flowers,Joseph F. Morrissey,Theresa J. Pulley Radwan

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454888032

Category: Law

Page: 700

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Elder Law in Context integrates cases, statutory materials, forms, policy and ethics to provide a well-rounded and comprehensive study of Elder Law. The book demonstrates that the law of any given practice area in reality isn't made up of discrete doctrinal areas but rather consists of interrelated and overlapping areas, and covers legal doctrine in contracts, agency, ethics, torts, constitutional law, administrative law, public law, criminal law and more, as they relate to Elder Law. This approach provides both an excellent and practical vehicle for learning Elder Law, but, by reviewing core doctrine from earlier and more foundational law school courses, it helps to prepare upper level students for the bar exam. The book provides ample opportunities for students to apply lessons, through the various problems and exercises throughout.
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Understanding elder law

issues in estate planning, medicaid, and long-term care benefits

Author: L. Rush Hunt,Patricia Day,Michael McCauley

Publisher: Section of General Practice

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 340

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Basic elder law, 2000

Author: Jeffrey G. Abrandt,Practising Law Institute

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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Theories on Law and Ageing

The Jurisprudence of Elder Law

Author: Israel Doron

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540789545

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 157

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This book is about trying to answer questions. These questions were well introduced by Prof. Margaret Hall in the opening of her chapter in this book: “The fundamental idea of ‘law and aging’ as a discrete category of legal principle and theory is controversial: how and why are ‘older adults’ or ‘seniors’ or ‘elders’ (the very terminology is controversial and fraught with difficulties) a discrete and distinct group for whom ‘special’ legal thought and treatment is justified? For some, a category of law and aging is inherently paternalistic, suggesting that older persons are, like children, especially in need of the protection of the law. In this sense, the argument continues, the category itself internalizes ageist presumptions about older adults and is therefore inherently flawed and even harmful. If certain older adults are, because of physical or mental infirmities, genuinely in need of an enhanced level of legal protection, this entitlement should be conceptualized in terms of their disability; older adults are not a distinct group but an arbitrarily delineated demographic category which contains within it any number of groups that are legitimately distinct for the purposes of legal theory (the di- bled; women; persons of colour; Aboriginal persons; rich and poor; etc.) Indeed, the arti- cial category of “older adults” may be seen as obfuscating, submerging these more meaningful distinctions.
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LexisNexis Practice Guide: New Jersey Elder Law, 2017 Edition

Author: Linda S. Ershow-Levenberg,Peggy Sheahan Knee

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1522135537

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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​LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Elder Law explains how to coordinate the manyintertwining areas of New Jersey and federal law that impact on each elder law client. Itcombines how-to practice guidance, 75 task-oriented checklists, and 50 targetedcross-references to specific state and federal sources. The online version also includes 40appendixes containing essential reference documents, and 125 downloadable, modifiableforms. Written by two certified elder law practitioners, Linda S. Ershow-Levenberg and PeggySheahan Knee, this Practice Guide distills 20-plus years of experience in the following complexareas: • Medicare • Medicaid • Social Security Disability • Asset Preservation • Advance Directives • Guardianships • Continuing Care Retirement Communities • Assisted Living Facilities • Nursing Homes • Estate Planning • Elder Abuse
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Elder Law

Evolving European Perspectives

Author: Ann Numhauser-Henning

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 1785369091

Category:

Page: 416

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The ageing population poses a huge challenge to law and society, carrying important structural and institutional implications. This book portrays elder law as an emerging research discipline in the European setting in terms of both conceptual and theoretical perspectives as well as elements of the law.
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Elder Law: Cases and Materials

Author: Lawrence A. Frolik,Alison Barnes

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 0327174560

Category: Law

Page: 610

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Elder Law: Cases and Materials, Fifth Edition, continues the broad coverage of many elder law topics including Social Security, employer provided pensions, age discrimination in employment, provision of acute and chronic health care, paying for health care including Medicare and Medicaid, housing, mental capacity and guardianship, abuse, and the ethical issues that arise when dealing with older clients. Because many use the book as a "jumping off point" for more extensive reading or discussion, the authors have clarified and expanded the explanatory material so that the student can understand the framework of complex programs such as Medicare and Social Security. In recognition of the importance of the extraordinary cost of long-term care, the authors created a new chapter, "Paying for Long-Term Care," that lays out how Medicaid operates, explains basic Medicaid "planning," the advantages and drawbacks of long-term care insurance, and discusses the other means, such as residence in a continuing care retirement community, that some use to pay for long-term care. In the chapter dealing with the ADEA, the new Fifth Edition features the latest cases that attempt to apply the statute to the complex world of employment. The reforms to Medicare in the last few years are fully covered, and the coverage of Medicaid has been rewritten to make it clearer. The authors have updated and added statistics that illuminate what life is like for older Americans and have expanded the "Questions" that will stimulate students to think carefully about the policies that underlie elder law. This eBook features links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.
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Legal Aspects of Elder Care

Author: Marshall B. Kapp

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763756321

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 356

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A wide variety of legal issues surround caring for older individuals. Health and human service practioners need to plan, provide and evaluate geriatric care, while also understanding public policies. Legal knowledge is an essential part of caring for the elderly. Students and professionals must be able to deliver appropriate care while also being aware of any legal, ethical and pilitical issues that may arise. Legal Aspects of Elder Care provides a clear overview of geriatric policies and laws, enabling the reader to use informed decision-making with older clients.
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