West Publishing recently announced the publication of Frolik and Kaplan's Elder Law in a Nutshell, 4th Edition,
co-authored by Professor Lawrence Frolik
.Frolik and Kaplan's Elder Law in a Nutshell, 4th Edition
provides expert narration on the scope and diversity of elder law. The text addresses ethical considerations and health care decision-making issues. It discusses Medicare, Medigap, Medicaid, and long-term care insurance. Looks into living arrangements, guardianship, and benefits-Social Security, supplemental security income, veterans benefits, and pension plans. Also explores age discrimination in employment, elder abuse, and neglect.
Addressing the myriad of legal issues encountered by the elderly, the text is a succinct overview of this complex intersection of law and social policy. The text is designed to assist anyone who has regular contract with older persons, including lawyers, law students, social workers, health care personnel, retirement planners, gerontologists or anyone who wishes a better insight into the world of elder law.