Compendiums

Property and Affairs Report - February 2024

In the Property and Affairs Report: useful guides for those creating LPAs and an Australian take on balancing risk and (false) hope in the context of scamming. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resour... Read more  

Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report - February 2024

In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: medical treatment dilemmas of different hues, how risky can the court be, and capacity in context. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resource ... Read more  

The Wider Context - February 2024

In the Wider Context Report: the new framework for care home visiting in England, an important consultation on capacity in civil litigation, new core ethics guidance from the BMA, and the Circuit Court rolls up its sleeves in Ireland. For all of our ... Read more  

Mental Capacity Report: Scotland - February 2024

In the Scotland Report: discrimination narrowly avoided, and a case posing questions about compensation for unlawful detention. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resource Centre Click below to downloa... Read more  

Practice and Procedure Report - February 2024

In the Practice and Procedure Report: medical evidence, mental disorder and deprivation of liberty, and the approach to propensity evidence. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resource Centre. Click be... Read more  

Mental Capacity Report - February 2024

Welcome to the February 2024 Mental Capacity Report. Highlights this month include: In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: medical treatment dilemmas of different hues, how risky can the court be, and capacity in context; In the ... Read more  

Property and Affairs Report - December 2023

In the Property and Affairs Report: relief from forfeiture in a very sad case. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resource Centre. Click below to download the Property and Affairs Report. ... Read more  

Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report - December 2023

In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: the least worst option as regards compulsory feeding, putting values properly into the mix and the need for a decision actually to be in contemplation before capacity is considered. For all o... Read more  

The Wider Context - December 2023

In the Wider Context Report: forgetting to think and paying the price, the cost of getting it wrong as litigation friend, Wales potentially striking out alone on mental health reform, and a review of Arianna’s book on social care charging. For all of... Read more  

Mental Capacity Report: Scotland - December 2023

In the Scotland Report: reduction of a Will: incapacity and various vitiating factors, and an update on law reform progress. For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental Capacity Law Resource Centre Click below to download t... Read more  
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