Tag Archives: Agent

Mostly Incapacitated Patient Can Fire Healthcare Agent

The California Court of Appeals has correctly ruled that capacity is decision specific. Even a largely incapacitated patient may still have the capacity to name and fire surrogates. Earlier this month, the appellate court upheld a trial court ruling dismissing … Continue reading

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Wyoming Supreme Court holds that Agent under Power of Attorney had authority to consent to arbitration in nursing home admission contract

  It is not uncommon for nursing home admissions contracts to include provisions requiring the resident to consent to binding arbitration of any dispute. In this recent case in Wyoming, the question was the enforceability of an optional arbitration clause. … Continue reading

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Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting

Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting by Golding & Golding Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting Form 3520-A Form 3520-A is an Annual Information Return of Foreign Trust … Continue reading

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When May Clinicians Override the Healthcare Agent? Supreme Court of California May Clarify

A growing number of parties are now briefing an important medical consent case before the Supreme Court of California (Stewart v. St. Joseph Health System, No. S245579). In February 2012, clinicians at St. Mary Medical Center proceeded with a pacemaker procedure … Continue reading

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Online Service Providers: Register Your DMCA Agent By December 31 or Lose Your Safe Harbor

Pictured above: OSP Losing DMCA Safe Harbor Protection Off Nantucket, William Bradford, ca. 1860, courtesy Met Museum of Art. At the end of last year, the U.S. Copyright Office implemented a new online registration system for DMCA agent designations which … Continue reading

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