Legal issues surrounding the elderly and mentally incapacitated have been making headlines lately, particularly the conservatorship for popstar Britney Spears. But why are these legal tools used? What are the alternatives? And what rights do people like Britney have? In this episode of Stanford Legal, Michael Gilfix, a leading authority in the field of law, aging, and estate planning, answers these questions and more.
This episode originally aired on SiriusXM on July 17, 2021.