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8 October 2019 Consumer law in acquiring elderly care businesses post-Brexit

In November 2018, the UK’s Competition Markets Authority (CMA) issued guidance around consumer law specifically concerning care home providers for elderly people over the age of 65.

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9 July 2019 Fire safety in care homes – what do you need to know?

The care home environment presents unique challenges and the consequences of getting fire safety wrong can be tragic.

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Hear from Carl May-Smith providing a CQC and health & care regulatory update - February 2019

Carl May-Smith will look at some of the most recent developments relating to the CQC and other areas of regulation affecting health & care providers.

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25 January 2019 Health newsletter - January 2019

Welcome to the latest edition of our health newsletter, in which we bring you a round-up of the latest regulations and news affecting your sector.

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21 January 2019 Are your terms and conditions consumer law compliant?

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority launched a 6 week consultation on its draft consumer law advice to care homes on 12 July 2018, and its final advice was published on 16 November 2018.

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Hear from Carl May-Smith providing a CQC and health & care regulatory update

In this webinar, Carl discusses four main topics, minimum wage for sleep-in shifts, recent learning disability and autism CQC registration appeals, the latest on CQC enforcement and CMA advice on care home fees, terms and conditions.

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Mental capacity and deprivation of liberty case law update - September 2018

In this video Ben Troke looks at some of the most recent leading cases in relation to the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty, including in particular the Supreme Court’s landmark decision on the involvement of the courts in end of life treatment decisions in 'Re Y.'

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15 March 2018 LiPS service? or real reform, soon…?

The Government has promised to implement, virtually in full, the Law Commission proposals for reform of the law on deprivation of liberty and the Mental Capacity Act. But when will it happen?

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29 January 2018 CMA - Charging fees post death in care homes

The CMA reported last week that Maria Mallaband have voluntarily given an undertaking in response to a consumer law investigation to not enforce the terms in their agreements requiring the payment of residential fees after the date of a resident’s death.

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7 December 2017 Impact of CMA care home market study on providers

Last week the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) published its final report following a year-long review of the elderly care home sector.

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