Power of Attorney and Representation Agreements

This script discusses both powers of attorney and representation agreements. Topics include what is a power of attorney, enduring powers of attorney, appointing an attorney, what is a representation agreement, and types of representation agreements.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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power of attorney, enduring power of attorney, representation agreement, notice of revocation, mentally incompetent, personal care decision, health care decision, financial decision
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