In this section we endeavor to present a number of online resources that may help in answering some legal questions you may have and provide you direction in finding legal assistance.
10 Legal Myths About Advance Medical Directives from the American Bar Association.
Better Business Bureau system in the U.S. extends across the nation; coast-to-coast, and in Hawaii, Alaska, and Puerto Rico. Since the founding of the first BBB in 1912, the BBB system has proven that the majority of marketplace problems can be solved fairly through the use of voluntary self-regulation and consumer education.
American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. The Mission of the American Bar Association is to be the national representative of the legal profession, serving the public and the profession by promoting justice, professional excellence, and respect for the law. Although the ABA cannot help you directly, there are many people out there who can. This site will guide you to a list of resources in your state. Most legal issues are regulated by the law in the state where you live, or where the problem occurred. The ABA provides important information on and assistance with, finding free legal assistance.
Federal Trade Commission suggests that education is a key tool to prevent consumer injury. In this section of our website, you'll find publications with advice on avoiding scams and rip-offs, as well as tips on other consumer topics.
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The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. NAELA is a non-profit association that assists lawyers, bar organizations, and others who work with older clients and their families. The NAELA provides ssistance to those who deal with the many specialized issues involved with legal services to the elderly and people with special needs. The mission of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys is to establish NAELA members as the premier providers of legal advocacy, guidance and services to enhance the lives of people with special needs and people as they age. Assistance in finding a NAELA attorney is provided here.
National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys Estate planning is a term that has changed dramatically over the years. Estate planning is no longer will planning or tax planning only for the wealthy. Estate planning is financial, retirement, business succession, charitable, medical, disability, legacy, and gift planning.
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U.S. Living Will Registry® electronically stores advance directives and makes them makes them available to healthcare providers 24 hours a day via secure internet or telephone-facsimile. Preparing an advance directive involves more than simply filling out a form. On this site, you will learn more about living wills and advance directives, how they work, and how to register state by state