The Joint Guardianship/Probate/Trust/Elder Law Bench/Bar to be held on Feb. 20 at noon in courtroom 10D at the Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave., will offer must-know information for attorneys practicing in these growing areas of law.

A presentation will be given by Kristin Tyler on an ethical option for finding and managing contract counsel on a project basis.

A Lock Box Program presentation by Gail Anderson, Deputy Secretary of State will cover SB 229, the 2017 SOS and the new program that everyone will want in their offerings to handle estate planning documents.

The growing issue of elder abuse and relevant statutory changes will be covered in a presentation by Senator Nicole Cannizzaro and Jay P. Raman from the District Attorney’s Office Elder Abuse/Major Fraud Unit.

Issues raised in prior meetings and new issues will be discussed, including an update on the 1 October Las Vegas Victims’ Fund.