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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The LawyerThe power of a power of attorney. 18 November 2015. Security documents usually contain various promises (called undertakings) from the person granting that security (we'll assume it's the borrower here) to the person taking it (the lender). These will ... more »
The Herald-NewsElgindy will discuss issues that involve granting people power of attorney to make financial or health care decisions for others should they become incapacitated or unable to make decisions on their own. Glasgow will discuss what can occur when ... more »
Island PacketThe Beaufort County Bar Association will hold a healthcare power of attorney clinic at Lowcountry Legal Volunteers, 181 Bluffton Road, from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 20. The free clinic will offer advice that helps residents set out their health-care wishes if ... more »
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