Friday, May 11, 2012
An Overlooked Use for a Power of Attorney. Going out of town? Need to give someone authority to make medical or other decisions for your minor (or incapacitated) children while you're away? Utah law (UCA 75-5-103) allows a parent or guardian of a minor or incapacitated person to execute a power of attorney and delegate to another person--for a period not to exceed 6 months--any of his powers regarding care, custody or property of the minor child or ward. If you need this document, please contact us; we can take information over the phone (or by mail) and mail or email the completed document to you before you leave.