Published on 17th December, 2018 by Benjamin Li Yong Le
A last Will and Testament takes effect only after the person has died. The LPA operates after the donor loses his mental capacity as certified by a doctor.
Published on 8th March, 2018 by Benjamin Li Yong Le
The Donee(s) must act in the best interests of the donor. The Donee(s) making the determination must consider all the relevant circumstances as outlined in this article.
Published on 10th March, 2017 by Benjamin Li Yong Le
Under the Mental Capacity Act, a person is deemed to lack mental capacity if he is “unable to make a decision for himself in relation to the matter because of an impairment of, or a disturbance in the functioning of, the mind or brain”.