39 Essex Chambers, 'Mental Capacity Report' (issue 75, April 2017)

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Mental capacity law newsletter "(1) In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: the Court of Appeal overturns the conventional understanding of deprivation of liberty under the MHA; children, consent and deprivation of liberty, changes to inquest requirements in relation to DoLS/Re X orders; (2) In the Property and Affairs Report: new guidance on access to and disclosure of the wills of those lacking capacity, the OPG’s good practice guide for professional attorneys and new fixed fees for deputies; (3) In the Practice and Procedure Report: the Supreme Court pronounces on best interests, available options and case management, a new Senior Judge for the Court of Protection, and updates on case-law relating to funding and HRA damages; (4) In the Wider Context Report: a new approach to advance care planning and the European Court of Human Rights grapples with Article 12 CRPD; (5) In the Scotland Report: Scottish powers and English banks, the Scottish OPG cracks down and a review of the second edition of a leading textbook."


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Type: Newsletter🔍

Title: Mental Capacity Report

Author: Ruck Keene, Alex🔍 · Butler-Cole, Victoria🔍 · Allen, Neil🔍 · Lee, Annabel🔍 · Bicarregui, Anna🔍 · Kohn, Nicola🔍 · Edwards, Simon🔍 · Ward, Adrian🔍 · Stavert, Jill🔍

Publication: 39 Essex Chambers🔍

Date: April 2017🔍

Issue: 75

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