A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection

By: Caroline Bielanska, Justin Holmes, Martin Terrell, Richard Frimston
ISBN: 9781847669445

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About A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection

A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection is a user-friendly handbook providing practical and detailed coverage of this increasingly significant topic. It has been comprehensively updated to reflect the latest legislation affecting this area of the law including coverage of the new Court of Protection (Amendment) Rules 2017. The new edition explains the provisions of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the practices and procedures of the Court of Protection... Read more

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About A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection

A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection is a user-friendly handbook providing practical and detailed coverage of this increasingly significant topic. It has been comprehensively updated to reflect the latest legislation affecting this area of the law including coverage of the new Court of Protection (Amendment) Rules 2017.

The new edition explains the provisions of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the practices and procedures of the Court of Protection and the latest information from the Public Guardianship Office. A Practitioners Guide to the Court of Protection looks at the practical issues and problems facing deputies working under a more complex and challenging regime.

Contents includes:

Capacity and best interests;
The new Court of Protection;
Practice and procedure in the new Court of Protection;
The deputy;
Application to appoint a deputy;
Changing and ending the deputyship;
The duties of a property and affairs deputy;
Managing the property and affairs of ‘P’;
Sale and purchase of property;
Litigation;
Trusts and trustees;
Costs;
Gifts and other dispositions of property;
Enduring powers of attorney;
Lasting powers of attorney;
Foreign matters.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Capacity and Best Interests
Chapter 2: The Court of Protection
Chapter 3: The Public Guardian and other Bodies
Chapter 4: Practice and Procedure in the Court of Protection
Chapter 5: The Welfare of P
Chapter 6: Appointing a Deputy
Chapter 7: Changing and Ending the Deputyship
Chapter 8: The Property and Affairs Deputy
Chapter 9: Sale and Purchase of Property
Chapter 10: Trusts and Trustees
Chapter 11: Litigation
Chapter 12: Gifts, Wills and Trusts
Chapter 13: Costs and Fees
Chapter 14: Enduring Powers of Attorney and the Court of Protection
Chapter 15: Lasting Powers of Attorney
Chapter 16: Foreign Matters

Publishing Details

Publication Date: 10 May 2018
ISBN: 9781847669445
Binding: Paperback
Edition: 4

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