Monthly Archives: October 2018

Appointment of Enduring Guardians

With an aging population comes an increased need for us to plan for the future. This not only includes the making of a Will and power of attorney but also an appointment of enduring guardian. Nursing Homes, Hospitals and Aged Care Facilities have all placed an increased importance on such documents, with one of the […]

Practical Considerations when making Powers of Attorney

A Power of Attorney is a legal document where a ‘principal’ appoints an ‘attorney’ to act on their behalf in relation to their legal and financial affairs. When dealing with individuals, there are two broad categories of powers of attorney, namely: A General Power of Attorney which allows the attorney to act whilst the principal […]