What is the relevant law?

There is a significant amount of case law dealing with disputes arising from an older family member agreeing to contribute resources to a family member in exchange for care and accommodation. This section outlines the most relevant law that may be called upon to resolve the older person’s entitlement, although this list is not intended to be exhaustive.

With all of these cases, it is important to remember the potential for mediation as an alternative way of resolving a dispute before commencing litigation.