Following a final hearing concerning deprivation of liberty the previous year, the judge now had to determine: (a) the nature and timing of future reviews by the court, (b) the nature and timing of future internal reviews by the local authority, and (c) whether the proceedings should now be transferred to the Court of Protection.
Judgment: 11 December 2009
Before: Munby J
No Hearing : matter dealt with on written submissions
Ms Bonita Waldman (Solicitor, Salford City Council) for the Claimant (local authority)
Mr Joseph O'Brien (instructed by Irwin Mitchell) for the Defendant (BJ)
Salford City Council v BJ (2009) EWHC 3310 (Fam)