Aster Healthcare Limited v The Estate of Mohammad Shafi [2014] EWHC 77 (QB)

WTLR Issue: April 2016 #158

ASTER HEALTHCARE LIMITED

V

THE ESTATE OF MR MOHAMMED SHAFI

Analysis

This was an appeal from a decision to grant summary judgment to the claimant (C) in a claim against the defendant (D) for outstanding care home fees.

Cases referenced

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  • R (Batantu v London Borough of Islington (Case No CO/2260/2000))
  • R v Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council ex parte Help the Aged [1997] (unreported, 31 July 1997) WL 1106105
  • R(AA) London Borough of Lambeth [2001] EWHC Admin 741
  • Re Rhodes (1890) 44 Ch Div 94
  • Steane v Chief Adjudication Officer [1996] 1 WLR 1195
  • Wychavon DC v EM (HM) [2012] UKUT 12 (AAC)

Legislation referenced

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  • Care Standards Act 2000, s3
  • Local Authority Social Services Act 1970, s7(1)
  • Mental Capacity Act 2005, s7, s8
  • National Assistance (Assessment of Resources) Regulations 1992 (SI 1992/2977)
  • National Assistance Act 1948, Part III s21-26
  • National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990, Part III s46(3), s47