Briefing quick find:

What is arbitration?

Arbitration is a form of dispute resolution. Both parties enter into an agreement by which they appoint a qualified person to adjudicate a dispute and produce a finding, which will bind them. In September 2011, an initial group of 20 family…

Mental health law briefing 216 – Guardianship and DoLS

Following the decision of the Supreme Court in Cheshire West1, the Upper Tribunal has considered how this decision and the court’s explanation of what constitutes a deprivation of liberty impacts on the guardianship regime2. The facts Mr L suffered from learning disabilities…