Aging Law Series - Capacity for Legal Transactions
       

Aging Law Series - Capacity for Legal Transactions

 

Agenda

3:30pm
Registration

4:00pm – 5:00pm
Clinical Capacity

Bruce D. White, DO, JD
Director of the Alden March Bioethics
Institute at Albany Medical College

Topics to be covered:
    
Physicians Role in Determining Capacity

Clinical Triggers for Assessment

Task Specific Decision Making
Capacity/Sliding Scale v. Global Capacity

Assessing Clinical Capacity – Understand,
Appreciate, and Apply

The Legal and Ethical Challenges of Determining Clinical Capacity


5:00pm – 6:00pm
Legal Capacity/Competency

Prof. David Pratt
Albany Law School

Topics to be covered:

Guidance – National Legal Standards for
Assessment of Capacity

Guidance – New York State Bar Association
Rules of Professional Conduct

 

 
Contact Information
Lisa
518.472.5888
lriva@albanylaw.edu
 
 
 
Date & Location
Date: 11/1/2016
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Albany Law School - Gymnasium, 2nd Floor

For directions to Albany Law School, please click on the link below

http://bit.ly/1Koc3z9

Albany Law School’s Institute of Legal Studies has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an accredited provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. This conference has been accredited as a source of 2 professional practice continuing legal education credits
for all attorneys in New York State.

For financial hardship guidelines, please call the Institute of Legal Studies at (518) 472.5888.

Special Needs Information
Should you have special needs due to a disability,
please contact Albany law School’s Institute of Legal Studies at 518-472-5888
at least a week prior to the course to discuss your requirements.

Note
New York State Continuing Legal Education Board regulations state that attendees
may no longer receive partial credit if they arrive after a session has begun.
Please allow enough time to arrive prior to the beginning of the course so that
we are not precluded from awarding you Continuing Legal Education credit.