What Is the Elder Justice Act?

Jan 22, 2018

The Elder Justice Act (EJA) is a federal act that President Obama signed into law in 2010 as part of the larger Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. It serves to prevent elder abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation, and prosecute abusers when appropriate. The EJA was the first piece of legislation to address elder abuse…
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What Is Financial Exploitation?

Jan 15, 2018

If you or an elderly loved one has recently been the victim of a scam, fraud, deception, or criminal act that resulted in financial losses and other harms, you might have a case of financial exploitation on your hands. Financial exploitation refers to a form of elder abuse that’s become more prominent in recent years,…
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How to File a Medical Malpractice Claim

Jan 8, 2018

Medical malpractice affects thousands of patients every year. Unfortunately, many injured patients never tell their stories or receive compensation through the civil justice system, simply because they don’t know how to file a claim. As with any personal injury, your first step should be to contact a reliable Kansas City medical malpractice attorney for assistance….
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