Dementia and Legal Competency

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Filaković, Pavo; Petek Erić, Anamarija; Mihanović, Mate; Glavina, Trpimir; Molnar, Sven;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Croatian Anthropological Society
  • Journal: Collegium antropologicum,volume 35,issue 2 (issn: 0350-6134)
  • Subject: dementia; legal competency; capability to exercise rights

The legal competency or capability to exercise rights is level of judgment and decision-making ability needed to manage one's own affairs and to sign official documents. With some exceptions, the person entitles this right in age of majority. It is acquired withou... View more
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