Legal Updates

Powers of Attorney & Court of Protection News

Being an attorney or deputy can be an arduous role.

Attorneys and deputies need to be ‘squeaky clean’, and must operate with even greater care than they would with regard to their own personal finances. There have been a number of cases in the last few years of attorneys exceeding their authority...

LPAs for Entrepreneurs

Make a lasting power of attorney part of your business succession planning Business risk – include making a power of attorney As a business owner or director, you wear many hats and separating work-life from home-life can be an important part of...

Court of Protection News

Here Sarah Hartley, Director and Solicitor at Malcolm C Foy & Co, gives a brief overview of Court of Protection applications If a person loses mental capacity and does not have a Power of Attorney in place, it might well be necessary for someone to...