The May 39 Essex Chambers Newsletters are now out. Highlights this month include:
- In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Newsletter: a difficult decision on DOLS and Guardianship and best interests in the real world.
- In the Property and Affairs Newsletter: when (and what) deputies can pay themselves for care and clarification as to when an LPA can be revoked on the basis of animosity between the attorneys.
- In the Practice and Procedure Newsletter: Re MN, setting out the boundary between the Court of Protection and the Administrative Court; revisiting litigation capacity; and transparency and the Court of Protection.
- In the Capacity outside the COP Newsletter: the new POST note on Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States
- In the Scotland Newsletter: the importance of careful drafting when it comes to powers of attorney and an appreciation of two recently retired members of staff of the MWC: