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I wish to appoint an Enduring POA and Enduring Guardian for
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I have a girlfriend in queensland australia who signed an
I have a girlfriend in queensland australia who signed an enduring POA to her mother at the age of 11 when she was very sickly. She is now 20 and her mother is taking her money for and spending it as … read more
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The trustee and guardian are trying to put my father in a
the trustee and guardian are trying to put my father in a home and have told us we have to move out as we live there as we where looking after him how much time do they have to give us to move out … read more
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My 2 older sisters have joint POA over my mother for the
Hi....my 2 older sisters have joint POA over my mother for the last 4 years.....they have hidden her whereabouts from me…..mum is now 88 years old and I am concerned for her particularly with the coro… read more
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I live overseas and want to appoint a power of attorney to
Hi. I live overseas and want to appoint a power of attorney to act on my behalf for things like updating bank details etc. How can I do this? … read more
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Just wondering Ok for dad I need a person to do a law thing
Just wondering Ok for dad I need a person to do a law thing where if dad cant talk for himself i can make the decision as his brother is trying to get one on dad next week do u no where or what iv got todo to get someone to come to dads house and do one ? Like a power of attorney as he has COPD and is the later stages also to draw up a will I think since his brother has spoken of taking dad to drs to get something like this done . Iam my dads next of kin he dont want his brother or any siblings to take control off me. … read more
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I am in Fremantle wa, No I have not, Only written draft
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My mother has a POA created in QLD, she has now moved to
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My court hearing is pending. I'm the POA looking after my
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I am in Qld. Yes, my wife & I hold an Enduring POA which was
Yes, my wife & I hold an Enduring POA which was done here in Australia for health & finances for my mother . My mother moved to Australia from NZ March 15. We purchased a house in Brisbane with Mums & our names on the Title. Mum now is not capable of making decisions on her own. She has been assessed by a Gerontologist to this effect. We need to refinance to cover her nursing home fees but have been advised we cannot sign on her behalf as we have a vested interest in the property. This I believe mainly refers to the new loan application. … read more
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My sister1has authority to operate my mothers bank account
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Enduring Powers of Attorney Treena Superannuation Trust -
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Hi DanielWith respect to the enduring power of attorney
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I have a company and personal real property. I have granted
I have a company and personal real property. I have granted an enduring power of attorney and this was prepared in NSW . I have now moved to Victoria and went to give my bank a copy and was told that … read more
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Hello, I have recently married and when I met my husband he
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