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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LEX 288 Elder Law

Lecture: 3 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Credits: 3
This course provides an overview of laws especially relevant to older persons. Topics include healthcare decision-making, living wills, powers of attorney, financial and estate planning, government benefits, housing issues, elder abuse, and ethical considerations. Upon completion, students should be able to assist an attorney in addressing legal issues pertinent to the elderly.