Archive for the ‘Power of Attorney’ Category

Revocation of a Power of Attorney

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

In the British Columbia case of Houston v. Houston, Dr. George Houston executed a power of attorney for property on July 22, 2005 appointing his wife, Angela Houston and his son, James Houston, jointly and severally, as his attorneys for property.  George executed another power of attorney for property on ...

Survey says………

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

In keeping with my fellow bloggers True or False questions, I have a few of my own:  Canadians prefer to live with family members who could provide care to them rather than on their own.  Ontarians prefer to live in their own homes within their own communities rather ...

The Personal Care POA.

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

I had the pleasure of attending an excellent presentation by the OBA, called The Other Side of the Coin: Personal Care and the Estate Lawyer. A number of esteemed lawyers presented on some of the challenges they experience and recent court decisions on power of attorney related matters. While ...