This comprehensive article discusses the unique problems in estate planning encountered by gays and lesbians. Among the items explored are joint representation, advance directives, guardianship, long-term care planning and insurance, Medicare and Medicaid planning, nursing home care, exempt transfers, wills, revocable trusts, gift taxation, and the unique problems encountered which counselors must consider when representing gay and lesbian clients.
"Elder Law and Estate Planning for Gay and Lesbian Individuals and Couples,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
1, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol6/iss1/2