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  1. M

    Power of Attorney issue

    I am having a power of attorney drawn up with my wife given the primary power of attorney and my 2 sons given power of attorney if she cannot act as attorney. The draft POA states that 1) I authorise my attorney to confer benefits on the attorney to meet their reasonable living and medical...
  2. B

    QLD Power of attorney question

    Can a registered power or attorney be written to benefit the attorney. My partner was tricked into signing a power of attorney in 2007 with her then husband. With the form the ex husband wrote under the terms that he had the right to sell land and receive the funds for himself. I read that...
  3. N

    QLD Power of Attorney vs Statutory Health Attorney

    Hi, In QLD a spouse is automatically given the role of a Statutory Health Attorney. If I nominate someone else to be my enduring personal attorney, would that remove my spouse as an attorney for health matter? Thanks Long
  4. D

    VIC House Dispute & Power of Attorney

    Hi I have POA and been put into very bad situation. Mother separated, left house 4 years ago and divorce granted by court today as she has been delaying but did not follow through with Response to Divorce. I understand 1 month to wait for finalising. This afternoon she went to house and change...
  5. D

    VIC Power of Attorney Attending court

    Hi Wondering if an Enduring Power of Attorney is able to attend court, on behalf of the other person, in the case of a divorce matter? With this Covid19 virus at the moment, the court states he can phone in with a code at the certain hearing time. He is very hard in hearing on phone so would...
  6. Jane White

    TAS Lost Power of Attorney Documents - Help?

    My elderly father has appointed me as his power of attorney, after my late mother's recent death. The POA was registered at the Land Titles Office in Hobart lat last year by a local law firm and I collected the documents soon afer. My memory, since my mother died, has been badly...
  7. H

    QLD Forged Legal Documents and Fraud - Help?

    I'm from China but my case involving a former minister of Queensland MP I met in China for fraud and scandal. He's my fiance for 6 years, we're partners in life and business. He's disappeared now left me with forged legal documents and probably still married lied about his wife's death also...
  8. J

    Power of attorney clarification

    I need some help. My brother had a brain tumour and before he was operated on he made a POA for medical and financial which can be acted on when he is incapable of making decisions. He now has lung cancer and cranial swelling. He keeps telling every that I am his POA and to deal with me for...
  9. A

    NSW Power of attorney - Uncle’s actions

    Hi, My partners grandmother (94yrs) is currently in a nursing home with dementia, his father and uncle were made power of attorneys over her estate. His father passed away 4 years ago leaving his uncle as sole power of attorney. He recently sold her home (would not advise for what price, though...
  10. L

    NSW Power of Attorney Changes

    Elderly widowed aunt in NSW. POA to my father since 1999 - her brother. Married couple she has never met and lived in their cousin's "near to her house" shed, move in on minimal rent. 14 months later, she changes her POA to them. I fully understand that this is her choice legally. She has...