Protecting Yourself From Your Agent Under a Power of Attorney

A power of attorney is document that is more important than your will or your trust, because it impacts the maker of the power during his or her life. While you may believe that the intention of your agent is good, you shouldd know that you have options. A. You

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Duty to Account by a Person who is an agent under a Power of Attorney in California

In California, your agent under a power of attorney has a duty to account to the principal who created the power. California has particular laws having to do with the power of attorney accounting by an agent acting under a power of attorney.  Below you will find a basic list

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4 Uses for a Durable Power of Attorney for Financial Management

4 Uses for a Durable Power of Attorney for Financial Management A “Durable” power of attorney is a form that when signed, gives the powers of the principal to the agent.  It can be broad or narrow, depending on the wishes of the principal of the power of attorney. What

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What to do with a power of attorney once some one gives one to you? Duties of Your Agent under a Power of Attorney

Power of Attorney Lawyer Los Angeles, Woodland Hills Ca Most people don’t know that the agent under a power of attorney owes duties to the principal (creator) of the power of attorney.   Most mistakes that happen which create litigation in the power of attorney area are related to mistakes that

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Risks of Signing a Power of Attorney Document

When executing any legal document, you should consult an attorney about the risks of signing the document, especially when the document is a power of attorney.   Depending on what kind of power of attorney document you use, you are giving someone else the authority to sign documents for you. With

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