Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Panel to discuss prevention of abuse of Enduring Power of Attorney
Posted by Lynne Butler
The official poster says:
"A power of attorney is a good tool, but not without its pitfalls. A panel of local experts will present an overview of some of the broad medical, legal, financial, and social issues associated with the use of these documents. The panelists will present some important considerations and raise questions to generate critical thinking. The presentation will be followed by a Question and Answer session and is open to the public."
The moderator of the event is Dr. Gail Wideman of the School of Social Work, MUN
The panelists are:
- Barry Fleming, QC, the Citizens' Representative
- Dr. Susan Mercer, MUN
- John Goodland, Deputy Public Trustee
- Lynne Butler, Wills and Estates Consultant, Lawyer, Author
The event is happening at the Fairfield (Marriott) at 199 Kenmount Road, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.