8 September 2017, by Tim Baldwin
Davey v Oxfordshire County Council (The Equality & Human Rights Commission and Inclusion London intervening)  EWCA Civ 1308
The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal in which the claimant contended that a reduction in his personal budget and revisions to his care and support breached the Council’s obligations under the Care Act 2014.
Local Health Boards in Wales were wrong not to fund registered nurse in care home where care may involve provision of social care
2 August 2017, by Tim Baldwin
R (on the application of Forge Care Homes Ltd and others) (Appellants) v Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and others (Respondents)  UKSC 56 on appeal from  EWCA Civ 26, 2 August 2017
1 August 2017, by Tim Baldwin
JF, R (on the application of JF acting through his mother and litigation friend KF) v The London Borough of Merton (Rev 1)  EWHC 1519 (Admin), 30 June 2017
30 July 2017, by Tim Baldwin
Davey, R (On the Application Of) v Oxfordshire County Council  EWHC 354 (Admin) 27 February 2017.
The claimant has quadriplegic cerebral palsy and severe visual impairment. He is dependent on a wheelchair, needed assistance with all his personal care needs, and suffers from depression and anxiety. He was cared for by his family and a team of visiting personal assistants, two of whom had been with him for 18 years.
9 June 2017, by Tim Baldwin
SG v Haringey and others  EWCA Civ 322, 3 May 2017
1 August 2016, by Tim Baldwin
The Queen (on the application of GS by her litigation friend the Official Solicitor) v London Borough of Camden  EWHC 1762 (Admin) (DHJ Peter Marquand), 27 July 2016.
This is a challenge of the Defendant’s decision of 26 October 2015 not to provide the Claimant with accommodation under the Care Act 2014.
4 July 2016, by Garden Court Social
We have collated a selection of important case law, orders, legislation, treaties, policy guidance and briefings that you may find helpful regarding the Immigration Act 2016, with a focus on immigration control.
28 June 2016, by Garden Court Social
We have collated a selection of important case law, orders, legislation, treaties, policy guidance and briefings that you may find helpful regarding the Immigration Act 2016 and barriers to support.
1 April 2015, by Garden Court Social
The Care Act 2014: comes into force on 1 April 2015, replacing the National Assistance Act 1948 as the primary legislation governing the provision of adult community care services in England.
31 March 2015, by Garden Court Social
Clarke v LB Sutton  EWHC 1081 (Admin), HHJ Sycamore, sitting as a High Court judge: The claimant (C) suffered from severe epilepsy and had a number of mental health and behavioural difficulties. He held a tenancy of supported living accommodation with care services provided by specialised services provided by Independence Homes. The local authority […]