Elderly Client Handbook Paperback
Life expectancy in the UK has been growing steadily.
It is predicted that, by 2020, almost half the adultpopulation will be over 50.This book provides up-to-date information and guidance to help lawyers find solutions to the various legaland practical issues that arise when acting for elderly clients.Reflecting the need of lawyers in this area to maintain an impressive generalist knowledge and keenproblem-solving skills, the Elderly Client Handbook brings together an array of leading experts to presenta comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the relevant law and practice.This edition has practical advice on the following recent developments:* Care Act 2014* Social Services and Well-Being (Wales) Act 2014* Welfare Reform Act 2012* case law on mental capacity* revised forms and procedures for LPAsThe Elderly Client Handbook will continue to be an essential source of practical advice and guidance fornew and experienced practitioners.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 616 pages
- Publisher: The Law Society
- Publication Date: 17/03/2016
- Category: Law & the elderly
- ISBN: 9781784460228