Social Welfare Law

Social Welfare Law provides a detailed outline of the complex social welfare code. It examines, in particular, key issues of relevance to legal practitioners.It provides invaluable guidance for anyone involved in social insurance, benefits and social assistance work, particularly those who advise on entitlement to benefit, claims and disputes. This book also provides guidance to solicitors advising on probate and family matters and gives the up-to-date entitlement to individuals.Contents: Context; Old age, disability and unemployment; Gender and family issues; General issuesMel Cousins is a barrister and has written extensively on social welfare law and policy.