Legal definition of capacity
Power Of Attorney Legal Terminology


'Capacity' means ability to comprehend the nature and consequences of the act of executing and granting, revoking, amending or modifying a power of attorney, any provision in a power of attorney, or the authority of any person to act as agent under a power of attorney.
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ForbesA Health Care Power of Attorney allows you to appoint another individual, usually called your agent, to make health care decisions on your behalf. Say you are incapable of making health care decisions due to illness, injury, or incapacitation. In that ... more »
South China Morning Post (subscription)Gold Seal's financial adviser, Anglo-Chinese Corporate Finance, did not respond to written questions. The POA took on a new significance soon after the Gold Seal offer, said a family source. On June 14 this year the directors of Goldenfield Equities ... more »
Times of IndiaCHENNAI: An official attempt to curb fraudulent land transactions with the help of fake or outdated power of attorney documents has failed with the Madras high court quashing a circular by the inspector general of registration that said a 'life ... more »
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