Reasons challenges to LA charging and care home fees decisions

April 27th, 2016 by Jonathan Auburn

When LAs make decisions as to charging for care services and care home fees, can those decisions be subject to a public law reasons challenge, if so what is required, and what are constraints on LAs defending such challenges? Those were the issues the Administrative Court grappled with last week in Read more »


Care and nursing home regulation and monitoring due for a shake up (or shake down?)

March 6th, 2016 by Jonathan Auburn

The regulation and monitoring of care and nursing homes is set for change. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills’ (BIS) project “Cutting Red Tape” has just published its report on regulatory reform in the adult social care residential and nursing home sectors Read more »