This page highlights, National and regional legal issues and policy updates.

  • NW ADASS Directors’ Briefing : Davey vs Oxfordshire Briefing Session

    We pleased to provide you with the Directors’ Briefing which sets out key findings and suggested questions for local authorities to consider.  We’ve shared this with the chairs of our NW Solicitors Group and the Principle Social Workers – please be aware this is not legal advice but a summary of the discussion

    File name: NW-ADASS-Davey-vs-Oxfordshire.pdf
    File size: 222 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Legal advice provided to Knowsley Council on the responsibility for meeting medication needs

    Knowsley Council requested legal advice on the responsibility for meeting medication needs.

    File name: Knowsley-Medication.pdf
    File size: 280 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14