We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 38

Supreme Court hands down decision on the joint appeals of Cheshire West and P&Q (MIG & MEG) the Court ruled that all three were deprived of their liberty

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 19 2014

The Supreme Court handed down the long awaited judgment today in relation P v Cheshire West and Chester Council (& Ors) and P and Q v Surrey County

An NHS Trust v Dr A

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 2 2013

The Honourable Mr Justice Baker gave judgment in this case following a long process. The application was issued in January but the judgment was only

MHA or MCA a more flexible approach?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 18 2013

Mr Justice Charles handed down this judgment as President of the Upper Tribunal Administrative Appeals Chamber on 6 August. We have saved our briefing

Assisted suicideeuthanasia - Court of Appeal view

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 31 2013

Almost a year ago the High Court handed down judgment in the cases of Tony Nicklinson and "Martin". The two men were seeking clarification of the law

Damages awarded for breach of Mental Capacity Act 2005, Human Rights Act 1988 and Disability Discrimination Act 1995

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 8 2013

On St Valentine's Day, the Court of Appeal handed down their decision in the case of Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v ZH and Liberty (1

Level of care for prisoners

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 8 2013

On 8 February 2013, the Divisional Court handed down judgment in the case of R (on the application of Hall) v University College Hospitals NHS

Court considers duties of Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHPs)

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 8 2013

On 19 February 2013, in the case of DD v Durham County Council, the Court of Appeal considered whether to give leave for proceedings to be brought

Restrictions on private life

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 4 2013

Just before Christmas, judgment was given in the case of J Council v GU and others. GU suffered from a number of separable mental disorders including

Judicial review: reform proposals

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 4 2013

For those of you who have been on the receiving end of a judicial review (JR), you might have been heartened to hear press coverage about the Government

Judicial review of decision to end paediatric heart surgery in Leeds

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 10 2012

Readers will recall we previously reported in our October 2012 Health Legal Update that the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust had decided to launch a judicial review concerning the closure of the paediatric cardiac unit in Leeds