39 Essex Chambers, 'Mental Capacity Report' (issue 78, July 2017)

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Mental capacity law newsletter "Highlights this month include: (1) In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: important decisions grappling with the meaning of best interests in the contexts of religious practices and delusional beliefs, and (finally) detailed statistics about s.21A/Re X cases; (2) In the Property and Affairs Report: a new approach to severance and gifts; (3) In the Practice and Procedure Report: changes to – and extension of the scope of – the Transparency Pilot and comments sought on a mediation pilot project; (4) In the Wider Context Report: post-PJ problems, problems with care homes and capacity assessments and are moves really under way to change mental health laws?; (5) In the Scotland Report: draft rules from Strathclyde Sheriff’s Court concerning AWI applications."


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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: July 2017🔍

Issue: 78

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