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Lasting Power of Attorney modernisation must protect the most vulnerable
It’s time to modernise the process of obtaining lasting power of attorney (LPA), but only with sufficient safeguards in place for the most vulnerable, the Law Society of England and Wales warned as it responded to the LPA consultation.
Probate fee increase should reflect new and tangible improvements to the service
Any increase in probate fees must reflect new and tangible improvements made to the service, the Law Society of England and Wales said today as it responded to the Ministry of Justice’s (MoJ) consultation to hike fees for probate applications.