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
|If you would like to discuss any aspect of this case further, please contact Lynne Bradey or Austin Thornton on 0114 267 5588.The information in this article is necessarily of a general nature. Specific advice should be sought for specific situations. If you have any queries or need any legal advice please feel free to contact Wrigleys Solicitors|