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"We bought a flat for our son but if one of us needed care would we have to evict him and sell it?" - Ben Tyer in Thisismoney.co.uk

04/07/19

The following is taken from https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/pensions/article-7183375/If-needed-care-sell-second-flat-son-lives-in.htmlBen Tyer, head of private client at lawyersforlaterlife.org, a...

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Am I entitled to a share of my ex-husband’s estate?

27/06/19

An ex-spouse does not by right have an automatic entitlement to make a claim agaisnt the estate. However, if the ex-spouse can show they were dependent on the deceased - perhaps because they were receiving...

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Court of Protection and the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA)

27/06/19

This is a copy of our blog written especially for the Brain Injury Group - brainjurygroup.co.uk which exists to support individuals and families affected by brain injuries.The Criminal Injuries Compensation...

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Will a Criminal Injuries Compensation award affect my benefits?

27/06/19

A Criminal Injuries Compensation Trust is a way of protecting your existing, or future, entitlement to Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) means tested benefits or Local Authority support if you receive...

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Case Example - Court of Protection and Foreign Property

26/06/19

 I was contacted by a family member of a young girl who had learning difficulties and lacked capacity to manage her property and financial affairs. At the time a Deputyship was not in place...

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Case example: Dispute about the appointment of a Deputy

26/06/19

 I received a call from a lady whose mother had suffered from a stroke and was bed bound and unable to deal with her  property or finances. Because of the effects of the stroke...

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