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As part of Silver Talkies Events, Silver Talkies Hosted An Interactive Talk On Understanding Will vs. Living Will By Senior Advocate Shiv Kumar

Silver Talkies held an Interactive Talk on understanding Will vs. Living Will by Senior Advocate Shiv Kumar

ABOUT THE TALK The talk explained the basic differences between a Will as commonly understood and a Living Will. It examined the ingredients of a living Will, how and when it can be made and its consequences. The judgement of the Supreme Court of India in this context was discussed. The talk also provided information on the subject of euthanasia in the context of the judgement of the Supreme Court.

ABOUT SENIOR ADVOCATE SHIV KUMAR Shiv Kumar is a Senior Advocate with 48 years of active practice at the Karnataka High Court. He has been actively involved with the Elders Help Line Bangalore (1090) since its inception 15 years ago. He has been the author of a draft legislation exclusively for elders that was presented for public discussion. The existing Law has drawn from such legislation. He currently organizes several programmes on empowering senior citizens and conducts workshops on educating elders on their rights under law.

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Shiv Kumar is a Panel Expert on the Silvertalkies website and also a Silver Talkies Social Member. Connect with him to get your legal queries answered Ask An Expert: Senior Advocate Shiv Kumar

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