The 2014 Annual Meeting CLE Showcase program was the kick-off event of the Elder Investment Fraud and Financial Exploitation (EIFFE) Prevention Program — Legal which is a collaboration between the ABA Commission on Law and Aging, the Investor Protection Trust, Investor Protection Institute, the North American Securities Administrators Association, and state securities regulators’ offices and state bar associations.
Through this IPT/IPI and ABA collaboration, the Commission will develop a model CLE program on elder investment fraud and financial exploitation. To inform this effort, the Commission conducted a survey is to gain a better understanding about front-line legal professionals who deal with older victims of investment fraud and financial exploitation. A press release and the survey results are available.
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United States Department of Justice Elder Justice Website
A resource for victims of elder abuse and financial exploitation and their families; practitioners who serve them; law enforcement agencies and prosecutors; and researchers seeking to understand and address this silent epidemic plaguing our nation's elders. The Elder Justice Website serves as a forum to share information and resources so that, as a nation working together, we can fight elder abuse and financial exploitation and support our older citizens.
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