Alzheimer Disease – Durable Power Of Attorney

When To Obtain A Durable Power Of Attorney  According to the Alzheimer’s Association, the number of Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease will nearly triple to 13.8 million by 2050 and in a recent survey performed by Merrill Lynch, 54% of respondents said Alzheimer’s is the most frightening and disabling conditions both from an emotional as well Read more…

Financial Elder Abuse – Emotional Vulnerability And Predatory Practices

Financial Elder Abuse – Vulnerability – Predatory Practices Financial Elder Abuse is becoming more prevalent as more of our population enters the last quarter of their life. That’s because mental acuity diminishes. Dementia can be subtle but it can clearly effect reasoning and common sense. Financial abuse escalates especially in a declining economy, even family members can take Read more…

Proving Elder Abuse In Sexual Assault Cases

Elder Abuse – Sexual Assault Separate and distinct from civil penalties for sexual elder abuse, most, if not all states, make it a separate crime to commit a sexual assault and battery on an elder which is usually defined as any person over 60 years of age. According to a CNN study published on February 17, 2017 Read more…