Peter Edwards Law produces a regular newsletter to keep clients, visitors and the industry updated with the very latest news, issues and training courses. We have put all the previous versions here with a little summary so you can have a look back through the archives. Of course if you want to contact us about any of the issues covered or available training courses please call us on 0151 632 6699.
Obstacles to effective access to human rights
MHA and / or MCA
Penalties for getting MCA wrong
A regrettable development
Financial deputies beware
New law and Guidance
And finally, to pay tribute to two great human rights lawyers who have retired
Amongst the issued covered are:
The effect of AJ v A Local Authority on the appointment of RPRs and the need for an authorisation before someone of deprived
Latest on going fallout from Cheshire West including impact on Inquests. Stories and opinion from staff at Peter Edwards Law. Full Spring training programme on MHA, MCA, DoLs and the new Care Act. The important new Code of Practice on the MHA.
Latest on Cheshire West and concerns about changes to mental health tribunal rules. Details of some interesting new books.
The floodgates open. The implications of Cheshire West are beginning to dawn. Thousands deprived of their liberty unlawfully. Their human rights breached and professionals exposed.
Further update on Deprivation of Liberty and New Courses added
Special Edition Deprivation of Liberty in the of the Supreme Court decision
Peter Edwards Law takes incapacity sex case to Supreme Court:
December 2013 Training Edition
All MHT legal reps must be on the panel, latest training courses:
Italian Caesarean woman used as pawn, The right to make foolish decisions:l