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Book review: Dementia and the Law

United Kingdom - June 2 2014 This new work deals with many of the very specific problems faced by those caring for, treating, or seeking to advise and assist those with dementia…

Alexander Ruck Keene, Anna Bicarregui, Jill Stavert, Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole.

Judicial contact with the subject of proceedings

United Kingdom - June 2 2014 This case, which concerned proceedings under the Hague Convention in relation to a child, is of interest because, although some of the principles it…

Alexander Ruck Keene, Anna Bicarregui, Jill Stavert, Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole.

Treatment and MCS

United Kingdom - June 2 2014 TH is a 52 year old man who is in a minimally conscious state. He was admitted to hospital in February 2014 with a pre-existing serious neurological…

Alexander Ruck Keene, Anna Bicarregui, Jill Stavert, Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole.

Challenges for the Office of the Public Guardian

United Kingdom - June 2 2014 When I joined the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) as its Head of Legal a few months ago I wasn't expecting the job to be quite as interesting as…

Alexander Ruck Keene, Anna Bicarregui, Caroline Allen, Jill Stavert, Victoria Butler-Cole.

A majority of all Scottish powers of attorney invalid?

United Kingdom - June 2 2014 "Bombshell” is not an extravagant description for the opinion of Sheriff Baird that all continuing powers of attorney (CPA’s) following the wording of…

Alexander Ruck Keene, Anna Bicarregui, Caroline Allen, Jill Stavert, Victoria Butler-Cole.