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Power of attorney bars accounting claim (access required)

The circuit court correctly determined appellant was not entitled to a statutory accounting from her brother relating to his management of their father’s financial affairs under a power of attorney. The power of attorney document specifically prohibited such accounting. Further, appellant’s equitable accounting claim “should have been asserted, if at all, in the probate proceeding[.]” Background In 2004, John ...