Estate Planning and Administration

Analyzing Authority Under a Power of Attorney

Posted on by Matthew Yanovitch in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, Estate Planning and Administration

Financial institutions are routinely presented with powers of attorney and asked to transact business with the agent presenting the document.
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Dealing with Appropriate Parties to Avoid Liability Following the Death of a Bank Account Holder

Posted on by Matthew Yanovitch in Estate Planning and Administration

Following the death of a bank account holder, family members often step forward to claim the assets in the decedent's account.
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