Month: June 2017

Planning for Georgia’s New Financial Power of Attorney Law

Posted Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
A new law governing financial powers of attorney in Georgia takes effect on July 1, 2017.  The Georgia legislature adopted these changes primarily to combat elder abuse caused by agents misusing financial powers of attorney and to force financial institutions and other third parties to accept valid financial powers of attorney. The new law will apply to financial powers of…