A cross-post to the Court of Protection Handbook site, where I have just written about the very recent decision in Re RS on s.49 reports.
Monthly archives for August, 2015
I am very pleased to be able to share the news that funding has been secured for a project (led by the Essex Autonomy Project) to extend the previous work done to assess the compatibility of the MCA with the CRPD to consider both Scotland and the legislation currently under consideration in Northern Ireland. I […]
Fresh back from New Zealand (and fired up with comparative thoughts), I will be speaking on “(Re)presenting P” at a conference organised by the University of Liverpool on 9 and 10 September to mark ten years of the MCA 2005. The line-up of other speakers is stellar, and the topics to be covered fascinating – there […]
From NZ, where I’m just finishing up teaching a fascinating (to me!) course on vulnerable adults rights protection at Auckland University, news of a project rather closer to home. The VOICES project that has been launched very recently by the Centre for Disability Law and Policy at the NUI Galway is – to my mind […]