Seniors Law

RESOURCE 12 May 2017

Changes to powers of attorney

New changes aim to address gaps in the Powers of Attorney Act by providing greater clarity and flexibility in the operation of enduring powers of attorney, especially when multiple attorneys have been appointed and when older powers are to be revoked.

GENERAL 2 June 2016

New VCAT decision on attorney misconduct

VCAT finds new compensation provisions under the POA Act only apply to contraventions occurring after 1 September 2015.

GENERAL 17 March 2016

Health justice partnerships

Seniors Law partners with health organisations to help older people experiencing elder abuse