Assessing Mental capacity (Key Information Sheet)
  • The Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Deciding whether a client is unable to make a decision
  • Assessing whether the client is under undue pressure from others
  • Addressing the issue of capacity
  • Who to refer to if there are concerns anout capacity
  • How is mental capacity assessed?
  • When should it be done?
  • How long does it take?
  • Further sources of information

Managing someone else's affairs - England and Wales (Key Information Sheet)
  • Living Wills
  • Advance decisions
  • Powers of attorney
  • Advance care plans

Managing someone else's affairs - Scotland (Key Information Sheet)
  • Living Wills
  • Advance directives
  • Powers of attorney
  • Advance care plans

Asset Protection Trusts - too good to be true? (Key Information Sheet) covering:
  • What is an Asset Protection Trust?
  • Will it save of IHT?
  • Will it save on Care Fees?
  • Should I give my home away to my children?
  • Risks of transferring assets during your lifetime
  • Can I protect my home from future care fees?
  • What to do if the home has already been placed in an Asset Protection Trust