Comparing Costs

Comparing Costs

The recent case of KE v Lancashire County Council (SEN) [2017] UKUT 468 (AAC) provides a useful reminder of the importance of applying section 9 The Education Act 1996 when calculating comparative costs. The decision can be found here but in summary it involved...
GL v West Sussex CC (SEN) [2017] UKUT 414 (AAC)

GL v West Sussex CC (SEN) [2017] UKUT 414 (AAC)

This is an interesting case which examines meaning and proper application of the expression “educates or trains” in the context of section 21(5) of the Children and Families Act 2014. This provides as follows: “(5) Health care provision or social care provision which...
‘SEN and EHCP’ workshops

‘SEN and EHCP’ workshops

‘SEN and EHCP’ workshop on 8th November ‘SEN and Social Care workshop’ on 30th November with our Legal advisor Sean Kennedy. £15 per workshop including lunch 10 am until 2 pm at our Charity Office in Uxbridge Middlesex. To book tickets and for...
Staff Training and Reasonable Adjustments

Staff Training and Reasonable Adjustments

Any business needs to approach the issue of disability from the perspective of both their staff and their customers. For a company to be fully inclusive, the importance of both groups need to given equal weight. But for inclusion to work, it is important to stress...