Definitions

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  • n. A person whom the court has determined requires a conservator to handle that person's estate or affairs.

Etymologies

Formed by analogy from conservator, replacing the active suffix "-or" with the passive "-ee." (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For example, in a conservatorship for a fairly high-functioning conservatee who is used to having access to funds, I could set up the conservatorship such that the conservatee might still have a checking account, but with a high level of monitoring by the conservator.

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  • To determine how the law navigates the murky issues involved in treating a mentally ill adult who does not want to be treated, NEWSWEEK's Katie Paul spoke with Lodise about the legal wrangling involved and the obstacles faced by both conservator and conservatee.

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  • As the tale goes, Jamie Spears was embarrassed by pics of Brit Brit showing off her nip nips, so he imposed a "must wear a bra" rule on his famous conservatee.

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  • In the latter circumstance, a landlord could not legally refuse to rent to a conservatee whose support was channeled through

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  • You'll recall Brit's conservators already got a temporary restraining order prohibiting Adnan from having contact with the famous conservatee, after Adnan allegedly tried torpedoing the conservatorship.

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  • The attorney also says Lutfi claimed "he had been talking with Adnan Ghalib about the conservatorship and Ms. Spears 'status as a conservatee."

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  • The attorney also says Lutfi claimed "he had been talking with Adnan Ghalib about the conservatorship and Ms. Spears 'status as a conservatee.

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