Re KC; LCR v SC, AEC, CP

Mental Capacity Law Cases

Re KC; LCR v SC, AEC, CP


In this case, the applicant, one of P’s daughters sought an order that powers of attorney for property and affairs and welfare be not registered. The powers were in joint… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Best interests, Lasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation, Lasting Powers of Attorney Date

Re Various Lasting Powers of Attorney


Summary In this case the Public Guardian brought to the court various LPAs that had been submitted for registration but in respect of which there were concerns as to the… Read more »

CategoryGifts - Gifts, Gifts, Lasting Powers of Attorney Date

OPG v PGO, MAB, MJD


Summary P had executed 2 LPAs, one welfare, one property and affairs, but the signature of P was witnessed by one of the proposed attorneys. The LPA was registered but… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

The Public Guardian’s Severance Applications


Summary In a series of cases noted on Bailli as The Public Guardian’s Severance Applications [2017] EWCOP 10, District Judge Eldergill made various rulings on applications made by the Public… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation, Gifts - Gifts, - Severance Date

Re PP


Summary In three decisions, published together on Baillii at the end of 2017, District Judge Batten made rulings in relation to LPAs concerning PP. In the first of the decisions,… Read more »

CategoryMental capacity - Marriage, Lasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

SAD and ACD v SED


Summary This is the first post-MCA case to consider the issue of capacity to revoke a lasting power of attorney (‘LPA’).[1] SED decided with capacity to appoint her daughters, SAD… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

The Public Guardian v PM &SH


Summary In this case the Senior Judge was dealing with an application for the partial revocation of a property and affairs LPA and the revocation of a welfare LPA. P’s… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

The Public Guardian v TW, KW, HF and SC


Summary In this case the Senior Judge was dealing with an application for the revocation of an LPA and the appointment of a deputy. The evidence about P’s capacity to… Read more »

CategoryLasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

Re NRA & Ors


Summary Re NRA is the latest instalment in the Re X saga, in which the Court of Protection attempts to deal with the fallout from the judgment of the Supreme… Read more »

CategoryPractice and procedure - Other, Article 5 ECHR - Deprivation of liberty, Lasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Author Benjamin Tankel Date

Re H, on the application of F and M


Summary and Comment In this case P’s parents applied to be appointed as P’s deputies for welfare and property and affairs. They also applied for the appointment of successive deputies… Read more »

CategoryCOP jurisdiction and powers - Costs, Lasting Powers of Attorney - Revocation Date

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