Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of Liberty update. Edinburgh
Egdell, V., Stavert, J. & McGregor, R. (in press). The legal implications of dementia in the workplace. Ageing and society. ISSN 0144-686X
Dementia is a growing issue in the United Kingdom (UK) with over 800,000 people affected. Of these people in excess of 40,000 are aged under 65 years. Thus, a significant numb...
Stavert, J. & Patrick, H. (2016). Mental health, incapacity and the law in Scotland. Bloomsbury Publishing. ISBN 9781847667243
This highly regarded book is a comprehensive and up to date guide to mental health law in Scotland. Every aspect of mental health law is explained, including tribunal procedur...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
The aim of this research is to explore how employers in Scotland support their employees with dementia. The research will help us to understand whether employers are meeting their legal duties. The re...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
The overall objective of this project is to draw on AHRC-funded research expertise to provide support to the UK
government in the upcoming UN review of the UK's progress towards compliance with the Un...
21 June 2017
21 June 2017
The prevalence of dementia in the UK is increasing with over 800,000 people currently affected. Of this number in excess of 40,000 are aged under 65 years suggesting that a si...
Stavert, J. (in press). Mental Health Law in a Global Context. In Palgrave Handbook of Global Mental Health: Sociocultural Perspectives, eds. Drs Ross White, Ursula Read, Sumeet Jain and David OrrPalgrave Macmillan
Stavert, J. (2015). The Exercise of Legal Capacity, Supported Decision-Making and Scotland’s Mental Health and Incapacity Legislation: Working with CRPD Challenges. Laws. 4(2), 296-313. doi:10.3390/laws4020296. ISSN 2075-471X
Article 12 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, particularly as interpreted in the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities General Com...
Stavert, J. (2016). The exercise of legal capacity, supported decision- making and Scotland’s mental health and incapacity legislation: working with CRPD challenges. Laws. 4(2), 296-313. doi:10.3390/laws4020296
Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of liberty update: Stankov v Bulgaria.
Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of liberty, adults with incapacity and Scotland: The Ongoing Debate.
Stavert, J. (2015). General Comment on Article 12 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities(CRPD): Implications for Scotland.
Stavert, J. & McGregor, R. (2015). Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill - Update.
Stavert, J. (2015). Update on Mental Health (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1 Report by the Committee on Health and Sport.
Stavert, J. (2014). Deprivation of liberty and persons with incapacity: The Cheshire West Ruling. Edinburgh Law Review. 19, 129-134. doi:10.3366/elr.2015.0257. ISSN 1364-9809
Stavert, J. (2014). Scottish Law Commission report on Adults with Incapacity.
Stavert, J. (2014). Scottish Government consultation on proposals to reform Fatal Accident Inquiries legislation.
Stavert, J. (2014). Mental Health (Scotland) Bill
This critical appraisal demonstrates three particular themes that are domin...