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Morrison & Foerster LLP: Dementia and Legal Capacity

By Wendy M. Greenberg, Esq. , Morrison & Foerster LLP Dementia is a broad term used to describe impairment in multiple cognitive activities, including memory, language, motor skills, visuospacial skills, and executive function. Dementia is fairly common, affecting approximately one-third of all...

Reform That Understands Our Seniors: How Interdisciplinary Services Can Help Solve the Capacity Riddle in Elder Law

By Thomas Richard Stasi* *J.D. Candidate 2012, University of Michigan Law School; B.A. 2009, Duke University. Contributing Editor, University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Volume 45. Excerpt from Reform That Understands Our Seniors: How Interdisciplinary Services Can Help Solve the Capacity...