On September 1, 2011, numerous amendments to the Power of Attorney Act (the “Act”) came into force. These amendments will, among other things, affect the entitlement of attorneys appointed under an enduring power of attorney (“EPA”) to receive compensation for acting as attorney. This bulletin highlights the new statutory provisions with respect to the compensation of attorneys and the effect that these provisions may have on EPA’s made prior to September 1, 2011. (...)

type Compensation of Attorneys: Amendments to the Power of Attorney Act Effective September 1, 2011