Seminar on Reverse Mortgage Programme
HKMC Seminar on "Reverse Mortgage Programme - Enduring Power of Attorney and Part II Order for Mentally Incapacitated Persons, Role of Legal and Medical Practitioners"
The HKMC held a seminar on 28 July 2013 about the use of Enduring Power of Attorney and Part II Order under the Mental Health Ordinance in connection with the Reverse Mortgage Programme, and invited speakers from The Law Society of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians and The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists to share their experience with over 200 legal and medical practitioners.
The presentation materials could be downloaded from the following links *:
1. "Overview of the law and practice relating to Enduring Power of Attorney under the Enduring Powers of Attorney Ordinance and Part II Order under the Mental Health Ordinance"
Speaker: Mr. Joseph Li, Reverse Mortgage Committee, The Law Society of Hong Kong
2. "Framework for clinical assessment of mental capacity in older adults"
Speaker: Dr. Gabriel Hung, Specialist in Psychiatry, The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
3. "Assessment of mental capacity for Part II Order"
Speaker: Dr. Josephine Wong, Specialist in Psychiatry, The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
4. "Enduring power of attorney - conceptual framework, special considerations in evaluating mental capacity"
Speaker: Dr. Victor Lui, Specialist in Psychiatry, The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
The above presentation materials are prepared by the respective speakers for the sole purpose of the seminar,
and are for illustration purposes only and subject to change.
They do not constitute any legal or medical advice, and persons intending to arrange for an Enduring Power of Attorney or a Part II Order under the Mental Health Ordinance should consult their doctors and solicitors for professional advice.
The HKMC, the relevant speakers and the professional bodies accept no responsibility for the accuracy of any information contained in these presentation materials or for any action taken in reliance thereon by any person.