Elder Law Intensive
Start time 30 Mar 2021 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 30 Mar 2021 11:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Live Stream Only
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Catering Not Included
Designed for Legal Practioners
Product Code I21008
CPD Points:

Substantive Law: 2.0
(includes GST)

Elder Law Intensive

30 Mar 2021 9:00am - 30 Mar 2021 11:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
Live Stream Only

Capacity - Virtual vs In Person  

This session will discuss tips on how to detect capacity issues in an online environment vs in person and will discuss the potential risk management issues.

This session will discuss:

  • Taking instructions from elder clients virtually compared with in person;
  • Tips to detect capacity issues in a virtual environment;
  • Advising and Obtaining signatures from elderly clients electronically;
  • Detecting Elder/ Financial abuse in an online environment;
  • Risk Management concerns/tips for the practitioner.

Presented by: Rachael Grabovic, Partner, Rigby Cooke Lawyers

Rosa Bazzanella, Senior Associate, Rigby Cooke Lawyers

Elder Abuse in a testamentary and non-testamentary context  

This session will discuss the latest elder abuse cases and developments in the area. This session will include:

  • Financial elder abuse in non-testamentary context including loans, misappropriation, divesting assets under pressure.
  • Elder abuse in a testamentary context including undue influence in will making;
  • Criminalising Elder abuse - Laws passed in Australian States.

Presented by: Jessica Latimer, Special Counsel, Moores