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Montgomery and beyond - Clyde & Co win first case following this landmark decision

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 23 2015

The Supreme Court handed down a unanimous decision in the case of Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board 2015 UKSC 11 on 11 March 2015. The case

Compensation obtained for man who suffered testicular torsion

  • Leigh Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 23 2015

A 33 year old man who had to have a testicle removed after a delay in diagnosis of testicular torsion has received compensation from the hospital

GMC appeal - is dishonesty less serious if the motive andor gain is not immediately apparent?

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2015

Dr A lodged an appeal against a decision of the Fitness to Practise Panel (the Panel) of the Medical Practitioners’ Tribunal Service of the GMC

New case law on consent considered in recent Hill Dickinson case

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2015

Gill Stoll gives details of a recent judgment handed down by the designated civil judge for Liverpool, His Honour Judge Graham Wood QC in the

Care home faces corporate manslaughter charge

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

Three care home managers have been charged with manslaughter following the death of an 86-year-old woman, who died two weeks after the property was

Patients must be warned of any ‘material risk’ of a procedure and advised of any reasonable alternatives

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

On 11 March 2015, the Supreme Court handed down judgment in the case of Montgomery -v- Lanarkshire Health Board and has clarified the law in relation

Claimant’s costs bill struck out in the absence of satisfactory evidence of a valid retainer

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

Richard Hackett reviews the recently reported case of Scott -v- Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust in which a costs claim was struck out

Successful claim for damages against Royal Berkshire NHS trust for death of man from undiagnosed pulmonary embolism

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 14 2015

Mrs Patricia Roriston of Wokingham and Virginia Water has won her claim for damages against The Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust at the

Father calls for inquiry after death of twin son

  • Leigh Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 13 2015

A couple whose twin baby boy died shortly after being born have called for an independent inquiry after doctors at a Lincoln hospital were accused of

Compensation secured for woman left blind in one eye after delay in diagnosis

  • Leigh Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 13 2015

A woman known only as Ms S has received compensation after a GP failed to spot that she had a detached retina.Ms S, a diabetic, had previously