Archive for the ‘Power of Attorney’ Category

Do you have a power of attorney? OBA initiates campaign.

Monday, April 7th, 2014

The Ontario Bar Association (OBA) is starting a public education initiative called Make a POA Month for April.  This initiative is in conjunction with Trillium’s Be a Donor campaign. The aim is to educate the public on the benefits of making a power of attorney and similar to the Make a ...

Salvador Dali, Melting Clocks, Financial Incapacity, and the Removal of an Attorney for Property!

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

In 1994, Mary McMaster granted a general power of attorney to her two sons, Graeme and Malcolm. She was a wealthy woman and in good health for many years. Malcolm was the de facto manager of Mary’s assets who engaged in various investments schemes to the ultimate detriment of his ...

Let’s Make that 51

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

What do House Cleaners (whether of the hard core, exterior polishing or executive variety), Bar Stockers, Poop Scoopers, Personal Trainers, Sleep Trainers, Holiday Lights Artists and Declutterers all have in common? They all perform tasks that the "overbooked, stressed-out, time-crunched city dweller" is willing to pay for - often handsomely, ...