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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

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Looked After Children

ISBN13: 9781137286512
Published: May 2014
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £13.99

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How do you apply the principles, structures and processes of the law to everyday practice? Drawing on a wealth of contemporary case examples, this handy pocket book demystifies the complex legislation on Looked After Children and demonstrates the practical duties and responsibilities of professionals working with this group.

Family Law
1. A Brief Historical/Policy Introduction to the Origins of the Status and Legislation
2. Overview of Current Legislation and Guidance
3. Routes to 'Looked After' Status
4. Accommodation
5. Local Authorities' Duties to LAC
6. Alternative arrangements
7. Transition to Adulthood

Series: Focus on Social Work Law

Youth Justice ISBN 9781137339348
Published March 2015
Palgrave Macmillan
Court and Legal Skills ISBN 9781137361554
Published October 2014
Palgrave Macmillan
Safeguarding Adults ISBN 9781137289957
Published September 2014
Palgrave Macmillan
Children in Need of Support ISBN 9781137286581
Published September 2014
Palgrave Macmillan
Capacity and Autonomy ISBN 9781137286451
Published May 2014
Palgrave Macmillan
Making Good Decisions: Law for Social Work Practice ISBN 9781137302427
Published May 2014
Palgrave Macmillan
Child Protection ISBN 9781137286673
Published May 2014
Palgrave Macmillan