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Court of Protection (in association with No5 Chambers)

Tuesday, 13th November @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Various sessions will consider:

 

  • Avoiding common problems in dealing with a person’s property and affairs No 5 Chambers
  • Testing capacity in relation to making a Will, conducting a sexual relationship, financial affairs, health and welfare
  • Respecting rights – considering the recent Law Commission Report on DOLS and developments in cases which focus on rights to family life and the consideration of religious and cultural needs/beliefs
  • Alternatives to contested applications to the CoP: Keeping the family relationship healthy; Could mediation be the way forward?
  • Capacity and consent – including Gillick competency in relation to children and young adults where parents are wanting to make decisions
  • Children: what can be claimed? Presentation of a case study to look at a schedule of loss for a brain injured child including what can be claimed for, the effect of contributory negligence on post settlement affordability
  • Managing the money post settlement – making the award last
  • End of Life decisions

More information on the event, including a closer look at the agenda, is available in our Brain Injury Group Court of Protection training event flyer.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 13th November
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

No5 Chambers
Greenwood House, 4-7 Salisbury Court
London, EC4Y 8AA
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Organiser

Brain Injury Group
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