Elder Law & Succession Law Committee

Do you need information about elder abuse?

21 Apr 2021

Do you need information about elder abuse?

You may have heard local lawyer Katie Binstock, the Chair of our Elder Law & Succession Law Committee, chatting with Georgia Stynes on ABC Radio recently about elder abuse. We've compiled some useful resources on this topic.

Do you need help with a will?

29 Mar 2021

Do you need help with a will?

You may have heard local lawyer Katie Binstock, the Chair of our Elder Law & Succession Law Committee, chatting with Georgia Stynes on ABC Radio recently about why it’s important to have a legal will. We've compiled some useful resources on this topic.

How construing a Will can cause some headaches

13 Aug 2020

How construing a Will can cause some headaches

In Ethos, our Elder Law Committee talks about the headaches caused by ‘standard’ wording in Wills, relying on a non-existant linguistic nirvana where everybody has the same interpretation of words.

Changes to electronic witnessing of documents

13 May 2020

Changes to electronic witnessing of documents

Guidance on legislative changes in the COVID-19 Emergency Response Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 (ACT).

Electronic witnessing of documents and other amendments

13 May 2020

Electronic witnessing of documents and other amendments

Guidance to members on legislative changes in the COVID-19 Emergency Response Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 (ACT).

Witnessing Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney

14 Apr 2020

Witnessing Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney

Guidance on witnessing Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney when not attending on clients face to face.

Electronic witnessing of documents

14 Apr 2020

Electronic witnessing of documents

Guidance to members for electronic witnessing of Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney.

Elder abuse

Elder abuse

Information about elder abuse, and how to find help and advice for a person at risk.

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