TEXAS PARALEGAL JOURNAL
Winter 998 Vol. 3 No. 3
©1998 Legal Assistants Division, State Bar of Texas


 S P E C I A L R E P O R T

SENIOR CITIZEN'S RIGHTS AND ELDER ABUSE, EXPLOITATION AND NEGLECT
It's An All Too Common Problem...What You Must Do, If You Believe It May Be Happening.

PERSPECTIVES ON GUARDIANSHIP CASES
How a Lawyer and Legal Assistant Can Help People With Incapacities.

HOW TO GET HELP PAYING NURSING HOME COSTS
As Our Population Ages, More Will Need Assisted Care and It's Expensive!

PREVENTING IMPOVERISH-MENT OF THE "COMMUNITY SPOUSE"
The High Cost of Long-Term Care Can Wipe Out the Savings of a Lifetime in Just a Matter of Months. Find Out How to Avoid This Before It's Too Late.

 

THE SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY PROCESS
Recent Changes and What the Future Holds with the Re-engineering of Government.

F E A T U R E S

The Unbalanced Scales of Criminal Litigation
If You Can't Afford an Attorney, It Can Make a Difference in the
Outcome No Matter Who the Court Appoints to Defend You.

The Good, the Bad, and the Uncertainty
of the No-Evidence Judgment Rule

Does It Create a Serious Risk That Meritorius
Lawsuits Will Be Summarily Dismissed?

C O L U M N S

SCRUPLES

Ethics and Your Boss
What To Do If Your Attorney Does
Something Unethical, Or Asks You to Do It?

TEXAS INGENUITY

Putting Things in Order
Making Our Lives Easier.

D E P A R T M E N T S

INDEX TO ADVERTISERS

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

EDITOR'S COLUMN


Publication Schedule

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Cover: "Together You and I" by Desiree

TEXAS PARALEGAL JOURNAL
Winter 1998 Vol. 3 No. 3
©1998 Legal Assistants Division, State Bar of Texas


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