How can you look up a durable power of attorney document to see if it is valid?

Asked over 4 years ago - Antioch, CA

When someone "claims" they have durable power of attorney for a person after you already do, how could it be valid?

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  1. Shahram Michael Miri

    Contributor Level 9

    Answered . If the principal has capacity, they can revoke the power of attorney in accordance with the terms of the power of attorney or by a writing. Prob C ยง 4151. Thus, the agent would be relieved of their duties subject to the principal providing notice.

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