Gilmar Ferreira Mendes
George Solomon Leite
Glauco Salomão Leite
Rodrigo de Bittencourt Mudrovitsch
In this Handbook, studies were carried out by respected researchers on the multiple aspects of the rights of the elderly, such as the social security system, accessibility, health plans, elderly consumer protection, separation of property, custodianship, right to work and professionalization, crimes against the elderly, and the role of the State in formulating adequate public policies. The organization and systematics adopted, mainly for its didactic character, allow, at first, to place the elderly person as a subject of rights to then detail the legal protection network that the guardianship, considering not only the Statute of the Elderly , as well as the Brazilian Constitution and international treaties and conventions on the subject.