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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

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

Not ‘out of sight, out of mind’: liability for employees working away from your organisation

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

It is a common misconception that, if an employee is contracted to work away from your premises, your duty for maintaining that person's welfare is

Learning lessons from maternity claims to improve patient safety

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

In our last bulletin we looked at general surgical and A&E cases; two of three areas that the NHS Litigation Authority are focussing on, to analyse

The medical innovation bill

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

The subject of much debate and widely publicised as The Saatchi Bill, the purpose of the Medical Innovation Bill (The Bill) is to ‘encourage

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

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month campaign stresses importance of early diagnosis and awareness of symptoms

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 16 2015

April 2015 is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month during which a number of cancer charities including Bowel Cancer UK help to organise events to raise

Access to justice of greater concern to public than free healthcare?

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2015

An online poll commissioned by the Criminal Law Solicitors Association (CLSA) and conducted on 1st and 2nd April 2015 by YouGov has revealed that a

Urgent Field Safety Notice LCS COMPLETE RPS Knee System

  • Leigh Day
  • -
  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2015

DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. has voluntarily issued an urgent Field Safety Notice(FSN) regarding its LCS COMPLETE RPS Knee System. The FSN is being

Lawyer welcomes safer trials of experimental drug that injured UK volunteers

  • Leigh Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 15 2015

The lawyer for a number of victims of a clinical trial which seriously injured several people in 2006 has welcomed reports that a phase II trial of