Elder Consumer Law Day Series

What: Elder Consumer Law Day series for seniors.
Where: Stetson University College of Law, 1401 61st St. S. in Gulfport.


Jan. 25, 2011, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Shield Yourself from Financial Exploitation: Tax Season, Investment Opportunities, Consumer Scams and Frauds

March 22, 2011, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Protect Yourself from Financial Abuse: Family Issues, Preplanning, Legal Document Basics

May 17, 2011, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Batten Down Against Disaster Frauds and Scams: Price Gouging, Home Repair, Insurance Concerns and Charity Fraud

Members of the public are invited to attend these free events, focused on informing, educating and empowering senior and elder individuals.

Free consumer services will be provided, including secure on-site document shredding, do-not-call/opt-out registration and free credit report registration. While legal issues will be discussed, no legal advice, legal representation or legal education credit will be provided.

Registration is required and limited, available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Continental breakfast and boxed lunch will be provided to registered attendees. To register, or for more information, call Slade V. Dukes at 727-562-7888 or e-mail elderconsumers@law.stetson.edu .

To learn more about Stetson’s Elder Consumer Protection Program and Financial Scam & Fraud Elder Awareness Project, visit http://www.law.stetson.edu/elderconsumers.

Contact Brandi Palmer
Manager of Media Relations