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Patent invalidations pave the way for cheaper breast cancer drugs this year: Hospira UK Ltd v Genentech Inc

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2014

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court in London has found two patents related to the breast-cancer treatment drug Herceptin invalid, paving the

When nice guidance is more than just guidance the duty on CCGs following R (Elizabeth Rose) v thanet Clinical Commissioning Group

  • Wragge & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2014

In Rose the Administrative Court considered whether a Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) had acted unlawfully in failing to follow guidance issued by

New procurement directives come into force

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2014

New EU procurement directives come into force today, 17 April 2014. The UK government now has two years to implement the new rules into national law

Removal of restrictions to appointment as chair or non-executive director

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2014

The NHS Trusts (Membership and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2014 came into force on 14 April 2014. These Regulations make small but significant

Technological developments improving TBI diagnosis

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2014

Cheryl Abrahams, partner at specialist claims solicitors Bolt Burdon Kemp and head of the Personal Injury team, explores 3 developing technologies

Coroner finds that fatal fall at Maidstone Hospital was avoidable

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 15 2014

The coroner for Mid Kent and Medway, Patricia Harding, has given a verdict on 14 April 2014 after two days of hearing evidence on the circumstances

Personal health budgets

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2014

Since 1 April 2014, personal health budgets have come into full force and effect. What do CCGs need to do to ensure patients understand their

Clinical negligence team agrees that health and social care systems are no longer fit for purpose

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2014

An Independent Commission on the Future of Health and Social Care in England, set up by The King's Fund to re-examine the post-war settlement that

Case update: The Queen on application of Olafare v Nursing and Midwifery Council 2014 EWHC 767 (admin)

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2014

The appellant Nurse (N) appealed against a decision of the Nursing and Midwifery’s Conduct and Competence Committee (the Panel) to strike her name

Press round-up: regulatory and professional discipline, April 2014

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2014

Much of the news from this month concerns the recently released the Regulation of Health and Social Care Professions Etc. Bill (The Bill). Read our