The Court of Protection (COP), created under the Mental Capacity Act 2005, has jurisdiction over the property, financial affairs and personal welfare of people who it claims lack mental capacity to make decisions for themselves.
Applications to the COP are critically important which is why it is crucial that private client practitioners are confident in their knowledge of and ability to make urgent applications to the COP and thereby ensure the best outcome for their clients.
- Urgent and fast-track applications to the Court of Protection
- Applications for urgent medical treatment
- Removal of deputy
- Objections to registration of the lasting power
- Revocation of lasting powers of attorney
- Cancellation of registration
- Enduring powers
- Trusts and trustees
- Delegation by co-owners
- Power to appoint trustee
- Protection of purchasers
What are the requirements?
- Watch 20 minute recorded webinar, including reference notes, discussion questions and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge
- This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD point (depending on length of time spent considering the discussion questions and completing the evaluation form)
What is the target audience?