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LIV capacity guidelines & toolkit : taking instructions when a client's capacity is in doubt
Year:
2015
Format:
Report
Call No:
F KL 82 L 3
Publisher:
Melbourne, Vic.: Law Institute of Victoria
Keywords:
Introduction -- What is capacity? -- General points to consider -- 1. Identify the relevant legal test for capacity -- 2. Remember the key principles -- 3. Look for warning signs -- 4. If there are warning signs, conduct an initial capacity assessment by interviewing your client -- 5. If you continue to have doubts about capacity, obtain a formal capacity assessment from a medical practitioner -- 6. What if the client refuses to consent to the health report? -- 7. Consider the medical evidence and make a final judgment about the client's capacity to provide instructions for the particular legal transaction -- 8. As a last resort seek the appointment of a substitute decision-maker
ISBN/ISSN:
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Notes:
On cover: "September 2015"
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Item Availability
Result Copy Status Call No Loan Category Date Due
1 1 On Shelf F KL 82 L 3 Not For Loan Available
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