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[PUBLICATIONS] Legal literacy: Practice Tool (2016)

Practice Tools and Guides
Published: October 2016

Legal literacy matters because the law determines how and when the state can intervene in the lives of individuals. It also serves as a valuable tool to support empowering, enabling and rights-focused social work and social care practice. This resource uses tools and exercises t

[NEWS] New: Case Law Summaries

December 2016, Research in Practice for Adults

Case Law Summaries are a new monthly resource providing an overview and analysis of selected cases, highlighting implications and recommendations for practice. We will also report on new legal guidance as it is published. The first edition of this new resource is open access.

[OTHER] News and guidance: How to use the new COPDOL form 10

Adapted from guidance by 39 Essex Chambers. This refers to the new, more person-centred fact finding form to be used for applications to the Court of Protection for: authorisation to deprive people of their liberty to give necessary care or treatment in settings such as su

[OTHER] Case 6: AG v BMBC and SNH [2016] EWCOP 37

Link to BAILII: http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCOP/2016/37.html Summary: Court of Protection Hub Dates: Hearing date: 11 November 2015. Judgement date: 6 July 2016 Case synopsis: Covert medication – what protections are there for the person receiving it?  Case summar

[OTHER] Suggested reforms to the wider Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005

Synopsis The intention here is to strengthen the rights of people who lack mental capacity in a situation where others are making decisions for or about them, or may contemplate doing so. There are also moves to ensure that the requirements of the Convention on the Rights of Per

[OTHER] Case Law and Legal Summaries

Case Law and Legal Summaries: monthly overview and analysis of selected cases, highlighting implications and recommendations for practice. You need to be a member of RiPfA to access full Case Law Summaries, have a website account and be logged in – if you don’t have an acc

[OTHER] Case 7: A Local Authority v P [2018] EWCOP 10

https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCOP/2018/10.html Date: 18th April 2018 Synopsis: It was in P’s best interests to continue with a previously-inserted IUD, not to be told of this contraceptive, and not to currently have steps taken to facilitate a sexual relationship with her

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