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Inquests and clinical negligence claims

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 24 2014

If someone close to you has died in hospital and it is not clear why, their death is likely to be reported to the Coroner who, in turn, may decide to

Clinical negligence: Medical Innovation Bill

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 9 2014

On Friday, 27 June 2014, the Medical Innovation Bill, sponsored by Lord Saatchi, received its second reading in the House of Lords and took a further

Case update: Professional Standards Authority v (1) Health and Care Professions Council (2) Mohammed Ghaffar

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 7 2014

The appellant authority (the PSA) appealed against a decision of the Health and Care Professions Council’s (the HCPC’s) Conduct and Competence

Case update: Edwin Onovughakpor Goodwin v Health and Care Professions Council 2014 EWHC 1897 (Admin)

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 7 2014

High Court dismissed Biomedical Scientist's appeal, holding that the length of time from referral to hearing was not excessive and did not exceed the

Case update: Adu v General Medical Council 2014 EWHC 1946 (Admin)

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 7 2014

The appellant doctor (A), who specialised in paediatrics, appealed the decision of a Fitness to Practice panel (FTPP) of the Medical Practitioners

DNACPR notices when is consultation necessary?

  • Thirty Nine Essex Street
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2014

This decision did not concern an incapacitated patient, but is likely to be of relevance to readers insofar as it relates to serious medical

Settlement of clinical negligence claim for failures in management of post-delivery bleeding

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 9 2014

The Penningtons Manches clinical negligence team has recently agreed the settlement of a claim against Queen's Hospital (part of Barking, Havering

The battlefield origins of cosmetic surgery

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 5 2014

As the popularity of cosmetic surgery keeps on rising and the range of available procedures extends to include 'mommy makeovers', labiaplasty and

NHSLA stands firm and defends unmeritorious claims to trial

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2014

One of the key aims of the NHS Litigation Authority (NHSLA) is to defend unjustified claims robustly. However, whether right or wrong over the years

Compensation for psychiatric injuries

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 28 2014

Psychiatric injuries sustained as a result of an injury or medical negligence are often overlooked or downplayed when the claim is of a modest nature