Power Of Attorney. Legal news and articles for February 28 - 29, 2012

Making Cents: Don't forget about estate planningEnd-of-life care database delayedMhada plot was divided without govt approvalShekhawat withdraws plea in Rs 1 crore seizureMahalu tenders documents to prove innocence in theft caseEstate planning strategies – the basics and beyondThe High Price Of Caring For A Loved One With Alzheimer'sThe High Price Of Caring For A Loved One With Alzheimer's02-29-12 Illinois Law Now!Nationwide Title Clearing (NTC) to Attend MBA's National Fraud Issues ...Woman accused of theft and money launderingHealth News & NotesHawaii Kai caregiver accused of stealing $600000 from elderly womanThe same old Bridgeport politicsThe Bobby Sands Of Palestine

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Con man gets 10 years for fraud that left mother homeless
Hamilton SpectatorFebruary 2, 2012

Kaziuk was found guilty in May 2011 of fraud over $5000 and theft over $5000 for abusing his power of attorney to obtain unauthorized mortgages on property owned by his mother. Feliksa Kaziuk, 88, “is homeless due to the offender's actions.more »

There is nothing positive to be gained from allowing gays to marry, and much ...
Baltimore Sun (blog)February 1, 2012

The only way to assure that is though a legal power of attorney assigning that right. This entails a trip to a lawyer's office. For example, look at the Terri Schiavo case. How many years was that case in court before her husband was allowed to take ...more »

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Making Cents: Don't forget about estate planning
The State Journal-RegisterFebruary 29, 2012

First, ask yourself whether you even have a will, trust, durable power of attorney and a health care power of attorney. All but the trust is needed for even the simplest of estates. A trust becomes more important if there are any matters that may need ...more »

End-of-life care database delayed
Charleston GazetteFebruary 29, 2012

The e-Directive Registry will have patients' medical power of attorney and living will forms, do-not-resuscitate cards and Physician Order for Scope of Treatment (POST) forms on file that licensed physicians -- with protected password privileges ...more »

Mhada plot was divided without govt approval
Times of IndiaFebruary 29, 2012

The officers are accused of dividing the plot without government permission, giving 40% to someone who claimed to have a power-of-attorney from the actual claimant, not checking the actual state of the land and hiding facts (like the presence of ...more »

Shekhawat withdraws plea in Rs 1 crore seizure
Times of IndiaFebruary 29, 2012

Shekhawat had then given power of attorney to district Congress chief Vasant Saurkar for filing a petition in court seeking possession of money. Later, BJP filed an intervention petition urging the court not to release the amount as it was black money ...more »

Mahalu tenders documents to prove innocence in theft case
The Citizen DailyFebruary 29, 2012

Prof Mahalu also told the court in his testimony that the then former minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr Jakaya Kiwete, now President of the United Republic of Tanzania, gave him a power of attorney to purchase an embassy ...more »

Estate planning strategies – the basics and beyond
Tillsonburg NewsFebruary 29, 2012

An Enduring Power of Attorney (also called a Mandate in case of Incapacity in Québec) provides direction for how your property will be managed in the event of incapacity. An Executor (sometimes called a Personal Representative or in Québec, ...more »

The High Price Of Caring For A Loved One With Alzheimer's
NPR (blog)February 29, 2012

Discussions about living wills and power of attorney need to happen while someone is still lucid, she says. If there's one thing Joy could change about how she dealt with her dad, she says she would have spent more time with him and not been put off by ...more »

The High Price Of Caring For A Loved One With Alzheimer's
NPR (blog)February 29, 2012

Discussions about living wills and power of attorney need to happen while someone is still lucid, she says. If there's one thing Joy could change about how she dealt with her dad, she says she would have spent more time with him and not been put off by ...more »

02-29-12 Illinois Law Now!
The Shopper OnlineFebruary 29, 2012

Question: When should I consider signing a Power of Attorney for Healthcare? Answer: Now, while you are well, is the time to decide what kind of healthcare you will want if you are ever unable to make those decisions. You can do this by signing a Power...more »

Nationwide Title Clearing (NTC) to Attend MBA's National Fraud Issues ...
PR Web (press release)February 29, 2012

It's a crucial time for the mortgage industry – the announcement of an agreement between state, federal officials and five large residential mortgage servicers represents an important opportunity to bring more certainty and confidence to the housing ...more »

Woman accused of theft and money laundering
Honolulu Star-AdvertiserFebruary 29, 2012

By Nelson Daranciang A woman accused of weaseling her way into power of attorney over an elderly Aiea woman, selling the woman's home and stealing the proceeds is facing felony theft and other charges in state court. An Oahu grand jury returned an ...more »

Health News & Notes
Fond du Lac ReporterFebruary 29, 2012

Attend a free workshop and learn how to complete a health care power of attorney or living will document. The workshop will meet at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, March 13, at Ripon Medical Center, 933 Newbury St., Ripon, in the Princeton Room.more »

Hawaii Kai caregiver accused of stealing $600000 from elderly woman
Urban OahuFebruary 29, 2012

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Hawaii Kai caregiver accused of defrauding an elderly woman out of more than $600000 has been formally charged with half a dozen felonies. Honolulu prosecutors are seeing more and more cases of elder abuse.more »

The same old Bridgeport politics
Ct PostFebruary 29, 2012

15 revolved around William P. Beccaro's acting as de-facto treasurer, utilizing a broad power of attorney that was also a violation of state campaign finance law, as he occasionally signed his father's name to documents and checks.more »

The Bobby Sands Of Palestine
Woodstock TimesFebruary 28, 2012

A very small sampling: • Military Orders #811 and #847: Allows Jews to purchase land from unwilling Palestinian sellers by using “power of attorney.” • Military Order #998: Requires Palestinians to get Israeli military permission to make a withdrawal ...more »

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