To pay or not to pay?
Should an attorney pay care fees while a dispute about NHS Continuing Care funding is under way?
The Court of Protection's answer in a recent case of OW was clearly yes.
In this case, the Court felt that the care fees dispute was really a smokescreen to cover up financial abuse.
Members of Solicitors for the Elderly can read Lynne Bradey's full discussion of this case in the September column of the SFE newsletter www.solicitorsfortheelderly.com
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