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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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A new edition is due, details can be seen here:
Adult Incapacity 2nd ed isbn 9780414018525

Adult Incapacity

ISBN13: 9780414014725
ISBN: 0414014723
New Edition ISBN: 9780414018525
Published: April 2003
Publisher: W. Green
Country of Publication: Scotland
Format: Hardback
Price: £95.00

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The needs and vulnerabilities of citizens with disabilities and impairments of capacity present the most direct challenge to the professionalism of lawyers.

This text provides a comprehensive and authoratitive guide to the legal issues relating to capacity, with particular reference to the provisions of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000

Scots Law
Disabilities, capacity and assessment
Professional and practical issues
The Incapacity Act - Introduction and background
The Incapacity Act - General principles and definition of incapacity
Key roles and functions under the Act
Powers of attorney
Other anticipatory techniques
Authority to intromit and transfer
Management of residents' finances
Intervention orders and guardianship - General
Guardianship - Further provisions
Other responsive measures
Trusts and other third party measures
Healthcare decisions and medical research
Constructing decisions