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My brother had POA mother. He could no longer care as he was

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my brother had POA for my mother. He could no longer care for her as he was going to jail. She came to live with me and she changed her POA to me. He is saying that his POA is still in effect. because his was done first is this true
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Debra replied 1 year ago.

No, this is incorrect.

If your mother was competent when she appointed you under the POA she would have presumably revoked any former POAs. You should review what your documents state to ensure that this is correct.

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