Archive for May 2023

Updates on the Discharge Process and Wardship

As you would be aware we are now in the new regime with respect to capacity. In relation to wardship as you will be also aware existing wards are to be discharged out of wardship and into the Decision Making Representative regime (the “DMR regime”). There is a three-year period to allow the transition from…

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Early Reflections on the new EPA system

The new EPA system is upon us and we practitioners are adjusting to the new regime. I am currently attending the Law Society’s certificate on the 2015 Act and there was a recent presentation by Aine Flynn the Director of the Decision Support service on the 2015 Act. In that presentation, she highlighted the “Digital…

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