Hinduja v Hinduja & Ors

Mental Capacity Law Cases

Hinduja v Hinduja & Ors

Summary In a judgment relating to the business affairs of the Hinduja family, the Chancery Division has undertaken an important analysis of when, precisely, medical evidence is required to support… Read more »

CategoryLitigation friend - Family members Date

A Local Authority v B’s father et al

Summary On the heals of the Supreme Court’s deprivation of liberty ruling in Re D (A Child) [2019] UKSC 42, this is an important decision in childcare law. It concerned… Read more »

CategoryLitigation friend - Family members Date

Re D (Appointment of Litigation Friend)

A considerable time after the substantive decision was published, an important procedural judgment in the case of D has now been published ([2016] EWCOP 67), in which the mother of… Read more »

CategoryLitigation friend - Family members Date

AVS v NHS Foundation Trust

Summary: This case very recently decided by the President is interesting as an example of the court’s approach to limiting expert and lay evidence, and to the removal of a… Read more »

CategoryBest interests - Medical treatment, COP jurisdiction and powers - Experts, Litigation friend - Family members Date


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