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Can an Agent With a Power of Attorney Appear Pro Se in Litigation?

Power of attorney

A power of attorney is an essential document in estate planning. Every adult should have one to ensure that someone they trust will handle their financial and legal matters if they are incapacitated or otherwise unable to take care of such issues themselves. While the person holding the power of attorney typically has broad authority, … Read more

When Can You Sue an Out-of-State Corporation in New York?

Most people would prefer to file a lawsuit in a court that is convenient to them. That might be fine if the defendant is also local. However, if the defendant is located out of state, specific rules apply regarding where they can be sued. A recent New York appellate case clarified these laws with respect … Read more