P, P & Q: The key to the gilded cage

P, P & Q: The key to the gilded cage

CategoryArticles Author Jenni Richards QC, Fenella Morris QC, Nicola Greaney, Benjamin Tankel Date

This video features Jenni Richards QC, Fenella Morris QC, Nicola Greaney and Ben Tankel discussing the implications of the judgement in P v Cheshire West and P and Q v Surrey County Council.

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This case has wide ranging implications on the meaning of deprivation of liberty under Article 5 ECHR. Five members of Thirty Nine Essex Street (Jenni Richards QC, Fenella Morris QC, Neil Allen, Peter Mant and Benjamin Tankel) were instructed in this matter. To read the ‘Deprivation of Liberty after Cheshire West: key questions for social workers and medical practitioners’ guidance note please follow this link.

If you need CPD points, Local Government Law.tv, (the online training facility provided by Local Government Lawyer and LGG Ltd) are also showing this video on their website which you can book here.

This is free of charge for clients of Thirty Nine Essex Street. To gain free access, please use the code 39DOLS when checking out (and click submit) and the cost will be reduced to zero. To qualify for CPD points, a short multiple choice quiz based on the presentation will need to be completed. There is, however, no need to watch the video again before attempting the quiz if you have already viewed it on the Thirty Nine Essex Street site. Full instructions on using Local Government Law.tv are available at the following link. If you have any queries on using Local Government Law.tv, please contact Derek Bedlow on 0207 239 4917 or derek.bedlow@localgovernmentlaw.tv.

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