Probate

Missouri Supreme Court to consider agent’s authority under a health care durable power of attorney to enter arbitration agreements

June 7, 2019

The Missouri Supreme Court will consider whether an agent with a health care durable power of attorney can agree on behalf of a patient to arbitrate any potential claims the patient may have against a nursing home. The circuit court declined to send the patient’s claims to arbitration, and the Western District affirmed. The Supreme   …read more