Mental Capacity Report – November 2017

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Mental Capacity Report – November 2017


Welcome to the November 2017 Mental Capacity Report. Highlights this month include: (1) In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: the Court of Appeal considers parental consent to… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Mental Capacity Report: Scotland – November 2017


In the Scotland Report: critical comments on practice rules, counter-proposals for guardians and parental consent to confinement from a Scottish perspective. Click here to download the Mental Capacity Report: Scotland…. Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Wider Context Report – November 2017


In the Wider Context Report: re-framing Gillick competence through MCA eyes, MHA changes coming into force, and CRPD developments and resources. Click here to download the Wider Context Report For… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Practice and Procedure Report – November 2017


In the Practice and Procedure Report: the Court of Protection Rules 2017 and what we can learn from the new Family Procedure Rules and PD concerning vulnerable witnesses Click here… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Property and Affairs Report – November 2017


In the Property and Affairs Report: personal injury payouts and s.117 MHA 1983, calling in bonds and court approval of compromises through a human rights lens. Click here to download… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report – November 2017


In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: the Court of Appeal considers parental consent to confinement, CANH withdrawal and the courts, and the latest DOLS figures Click here… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Neil Allen nominated for the Bar Pro Bono Award 2017


Neil Allen has been nominated for the Bar Pro Bono Award 2017, which will be presented at the Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference 2017. A testimonial from Making Space… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Neil Allen Date

Mental Capacity Report – October 2017


Welcome to the October 2017 Mental Capacity Report. Highlights this month include: (1) In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: serious medical treatment cases and the involvement of… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Mental Capacity Report: Scotland – October 2017


In the Scotland Report: the Scottish Public Guardian on powers of attorney problems and a sideways judicial look at the meaning of support. Click here to download the Scotland Report… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

Wider Context Report – October 2017


In the Wider Context Report: the LGO and the MCA 2005, an update on the assisted dying challenge, the Mental Health Act review and guidance for enabling serious ill people… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Alexander Ruck Keene, Victoria Butler-Cole, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn Date

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