Actions and Detail Panel
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - what does the future hold?
Fri 5 May 2017, 10:00 – 16:00 BST
A chance to discuss the current situation around the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and an early opportunity to look at, and discuss the implications of, the Governments new proposed DoLS reforms with the man who helped write them. Alex Ruck-Keane is a Barrister with 39 Essex Street Chambers who has been working with the Law Commission to draft the new Safeguards due to be published this spring 2017. Alex has many years experience in the Court of Protection and has been involved in many of the most high profile cases. A speaker with great clarity and practical skills, he can take you through what the furture holds. There will be additional speakers an workshops around the implications of the new reforms in key areas of service delivery and commissioning.