Bias & Discrimination
Gray Areas of the Law: Evolving Issues in Elder Law
The skyrocketing growth in the number of people sixty-five and older in the United States has propelled significant changes and some improvements in areas of law important to the lives of older people. The demographics of an aging population have spurred attorneys to work with other professionals to improve the quality of life available to older Americans. This process has been fueled significantly by the advocacy efforts of organizations like the AARP. As the baby boomers approach retirement, this trend will move at a much faster rate.