Enduring powers of attorney

Enduring powers of attorney guidance:

Enduring powers of attorney Although it has not been possible to create an enduring power of attorney (EPA) since 1 October 2007 when the Enduring Powers of Attorney Act...

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Digital assets survive incapacity or death. Anyone who owns a digital device or has an online account should have a plan for dealing with that asset, whatever their age....

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The creation of an enduring power of attorney (EPA) has not been possible since 1 October 2007 but there are many still in existence, either being used or available for...

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Even though enduring powers of attorney (EPA) can no longer be created, they will be available for use and be subject to the law for some time yet. Equally, the actions...

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The whole premise of an enduring power of attorney (EPA) is that, unlike an ordinary power, it can be used after the donor has ceased to have mental capacity. However, an...

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There are only three ways to revoke an enduring power of attorney (EPA). These are: • automatic revocation • revocation by the donor • revocation by the court Automatic...

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Hague Convention XXXV on the International Protection of Vulnerable Adults The Convention was not intended to address all capacity issues, only those concerned with the...

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Hague Convention XXXV on the International Protection of Vulnerable Adults The Convention was not intended to address all capacity issues, only those...

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Hague Convention XXXV on the International Protection of Vulnerable Adults The Hague Convention XXXV on the International Protection of Vulnerable Adults was formally...

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The Office of the Public Guardian DX 744240 Birmingham 79 [Office of the Public Guardian] [PO Box 16185] [Birmingham] [B2 2WH] Dear [insert organisation name] [insert...

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Produced in partnership with Kerry Bornman of 3 Stone Buildings [To my Attorney(s) named in my EPA/LPA dated …….. AND/OR To the (Digital) Executor(s) of my Will dated...

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Enduring powers of attorney (EPAs) and lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) enable a person's affairs to be managed in the event that they lack capacity to personally manage...

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Although it is no longer possible (since 1 October 2007) to create an enduring power of attorney (EPA), those completed before that date remain available for use and it...

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This Deed of revocation is made on[insert date of signature] By [insert name of donor of power] of [insert address of donor] formerly of [insert address in EPA where...

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