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Legal updates from Sean Kennedy
Sean is a barrister and has broad experience in a number of practice areas, but his focus has been mainly in the areas of SEN, disability and employment law and also trust law.
Sean is a Legal Adviser for Anna Kennedy Online keeping us all up to date with his articles.
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Meeting the Social Care Needs of Adults
Our Charity response to NHS Development plan
Does your school’s website break the law?
Updated EHCP Flow charts and a brand new one for the Annual Review
Birmingham City Council v KF  UKUT 261 (AAC) – Transport
Bristol City Council – SEN Budget Reductions Quashed Due to Their Failure to Consult
Disability Discrimination Landmark Case Weakens Exclusion Loophole
When Health Care Provision (possibly) becomes Special Educational Provision
Government Finally Taking the Exclusion of Children with SEN/ Disability Seriously (Possibly!) Keen consumers of education articles will likely have noticed that there has been criticism of schools/ post 16 provisions that exclude children and young...
First-tier Tribunal Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) – Changes from 3rd April 2018
Knowledge of A Disability Mr T Toy v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police: UKEAT/0124/17/LA
Fabricated and Induced Illness – Cases on the Rise
Constructive Knowledge of Disability
When to be Specific in an EHCp
Mental Capacity Act
A Case of Perceived Disability
Will I Have to Pay the Local Authority’s Costs?
Is an EHCp necessary or not? Upper Tribunal gives us an answer