An overview of the latest changes in Guardianship pertaining the to the Chapter 744 that will go into effect July 1, 2020. Specifically, professional guardians and potential conflicts of interest that should be addressed and referenced in the Petition. Also discussed are the issues concerning Do Not Resuscitate Orders, and the new procedure under the statute. the practicality of having an evidentiary hearing and obtaining an expert witness via video conferencing software and potential issues that may arise under the statute and how to avoid them.
The Honorable Leticia Marques and the Honorable Lisa T. Munyon will be acting as a panel that provides a view from the bench regarding probate and guardianship matters in Orange County. This will include an update on new local procedures and policies in each of their respective divisions.
This CLE will provide attorneys, especially solos & those in small firms, with inventory attorney information and “toolkit” so that they are prepared in the event of a sudden need to close their practice in which they cannot be involved (i.e., death or disability).