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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Practitioner's Guide to the Court of Protection 4th ed isbn 9781847669445

A Practitioner's Guide to the Court of Protection 3rd ed

ISBN13: 9781845922443
New Edition ISBN: 9781847669445
Previous Edition ISBN: 1845925351
Published: May 2009
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This user-friendly handbook provides practical and detailed coverage of this increasingly significant topic. The new edition explains the provisions of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the latest information from the Public Guardianship Office. It also covers changes to fixed costs and recent case law.

Mental Health Law, Wills and Probate
1. Introduction
2. Procedure generally
3. When is receivership necessary?
4. The receiver
5. Application to appoint a receiver
6. Changing and ending the receivership
7. Duties of the receiver
Acting as a receiver - general administration
8. The welfare of the patient and matters not within the jurisdiction of the court
9. Payment to others - maintenance, allowances, gifts and debts
10. Investments
11. Litigation
12. Property matters
13. Trusts and trustees
14. Costs
15. Enduring powers of attorney and the Court of Protection
16. Dispositions of property
17. Foreign matters
Appendices: Statutory provisions
Forms and precedents
List of useful addresses and contacts.