The June edition of our DoLS case law summary sheet is now available here DoLS_case_law_summary_sheet_June_2019 It provides a summary of key DoLS case law over the last two years. In preparation for the Liberty Protection Safeguards we have identified a number of cases that will still be relevant to LPS when it comes into force.


A new edition of the Edge DoLS case law summary sheet is now available. It summarises key DoLS case law for the last two years. Download from this link : DoLS_case_law_summary_sheet_April_2019_final 


A new edition of the Edge DoLS case law summary sheet is now available. It summarises key DoLS case law for the last two years. Download from this link


The October edition of our DoLS case law summary sheet is now available. Detailing the most significant case law in relation to DoLS over the last few years. Download from this link :  DoLS_case_law_summary_sheet_October_2018


The latest edition (August 2018) of our popular DoLS case law summary sheet is now available. It provides details of the most important DoLS related case law in the last two years and is updated regularly. DoLS_case_law_summary_sheet_Augst_2018    


DoLS Rights Leaflet – this has been designed by Steven Richards and Aasya Mughal authors of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Handbook. It follows the format of the equivalent rights leaflets under the Mental Health Act. Key information on the rights of a person under DoLS is provided. It is designed to be read by the…


Mental Health Act or DoLS chart – this has been designed by Steven Richards and Aasya Mughal authors of Working with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (3rd edition). It explains the different routes for admission to mental health hospitals: i voluntary, Mental Capacity Act/DoLS or the Mental Health Act. Relevant references and quotes from the…


A two sided A4 summary of key DoLS case law from the last two years. It provides information on the case law relating to the DoLS assessments or other elements of deprivation of liberty. Quotes and details of cases are given throughout. DoLS_case_law_summary_sheet_April_2018