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Mental Capacity Act Update with Helen Clarke

Details

Speaker: Helen Clarke

Date: Tuesday 9th October, 2018

Time: 10:00 - 13:00

Areas of Law: Wills, Trust, Tax & Probate

Competencies: A1,2,4 & B

Venue:
Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
Liverpool,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4165

Description

After this session, delegates should have increased their knowledge and understanding of the MCA 2005 including potential problems and pitfalls and where appropriate practical solutions in the following areas :

  • Awareness of recent guidance and news from OPG
  • Increased knowledge of the Attorneys / Deputies role if Donor/P appointed as an executor.
  • Updated their knowledge of Court of Protection decisions
  • Updated their practical knowledge on drafting points and procedural points

OPG Issues

  • Round up of guidance and news from OPG
  • Procedure and process to apply for Probate on behalf of Donor or P
  • Gifting v supporting family needs – when do you require Court approval ?

Court of Protection matters

  • Case law update including Re AR 2018 and Re DMM 2017
  • Round up of information and news about the CoP

The detailed notes will include practical examples, draft clauses and action points.

Speaker Biographies

Helen Clarke is a solicitor specialising in probate and elderly client issues. She represents the Probate Section on the Law Society Council; she is Chair of the Law Society Wills and Equity Committee and a member of STEP.

Prices

Member £105
Non-member £150
Corporate Member Training Offer 1 Credit
Training Season Ticket Free
Note: 20% VAT added at checkout