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Settlement reached in lawsuit filed after county separated elderly, gay couple

As reported in April , Clay M. Greene filed a lawsuit against Sonoma County after the County allegedly isolated him from his partner of 29 years (placing the men in separate nursing homes) and selling off their belongings under a conservatorship. Mr. Greene accused the County of, among other claims,...

Elder Financial Abuse - What Are the Signs?

An article by The Edcomm Group describes efforts to educate financial institutions on the role they can play in stopping financial abuse of the elderly. According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, elder financial abuse plagues over two million Americans each year, and it is the number one crime...