General Data Protection Rules (GDPR)
The law concerning data protection and privacy which require
organisations to gain consent for keeping information about individuals, keep
that information safe and only to use it in authorised ways.
Contact between a parent and child which does not involve a face to face
meeting. This can include contact
through telephone calls, emails or letters.
Instruct a solicitor
Asking a solicitor to represent and act on behalf of the client.
A person who facilitates two-way
communication between a vulnerable person and the other participants in the
Payment from the state for legal advice and representation in court proceedings. Legal Aid is only available for certain types of cases (mostly criminal cases) and for those whose income is below the eligibility level (low income or on benefits).