Anatomical Gift and Supported Decision Making Laws

Posted on July 16, 2019 by Hawkins Elder Law.

Governor Holcomb invited Hawkins Elder Law attorney Jeff R Hawkins and other stakeholder representatives to witness the Governor’s July 8 ceremonial signing of Senate Enrolled Act 112 (SEA 112) and Senate Enrolled Act 380 (SEA 380) at the Governor’s Residence. During the ceremony, the Governor recognized key legislators and advocates that had supported the pair […]

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Indiana’s Senior Consumer Protection Act

Posted on February 3, 2018 by Hawkins Elder Law.

                        [See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] The Senior Consumer Protection Act (referred to in this article as the “Act”) added new financial exploitation protections in 2013 for Hoosiers that are 60 years of age or older (referred to in the Act […]

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Elder Abuse & Abuse Prevention

Posted on May 29, 2015 by Hawkins Elder Law.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] We have all heard about cases of child abuse and spouse abuse, but elder abuse tends not to draw much attention. As the “Baby Boomer” generation ages, it makes sense that the number of elder abuse cases will increase. This article shares information from national […]

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Avoid Crooks’ Hooks

Posted on March 2, 2015 by Hawkins Elder Law.

[See our Disclaimers page about relying on this website’s contents.] Swindlers and thieves have plagued the earth throughout time. Jesus was hung on a cross between two of them. They follow different paths into crime, but they all want the same thing – your money. If you don’t know the signs, they may sneak up […]

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