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Failing GP practice highlights need for patients to question the quality of care

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 27 2015

Following news that a practice which opened as part of a multi-million pound modernisation of health care in Hull has now been placed in special

Legal claims and the NHS - a shortsighted and expensive new approach?

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 25 2015

First things first. We all know that lawyers are as popular amongst the general public as estate agents and tax inspectors. I am a clinical

New decision confirms the end of the Bolam test in consent cases

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 25 2015

Judgment in the appeal case of Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board (Scotland) 2015 was handed down by the Supreme Court last week. Whilst this is

New standards for nurses and midwives to comply with: the revised NMC Code

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has updated the Code that sets out the professional standards of practice and behaviour expected from nurses

How to defend professional disciplinary proceedings before the Architects Registration Board

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

Over the last few years, the Architects Registration Board (ARB) has seen a significant increase in the number of disciplinary hearings, some of which

Panel proceeds in the absence of the Practitioner, and errs in its findings on dishonesty

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 18 2015

Dr L, a General Practitioner (GP) lodged an appeal pursuant to section 40 of the Medical Act 1983 (the Act) in relation to a finding by a Fitness to

Claiming for dental mistakes

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 17 2015

For most people, going to the dentist is an unpleasant experience at the best of times. To begin with, there's the feeling of having a stranger

High Court holds that GMC Panel should not have found Consultant Ophthalmologist to be dishonest

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 12 2015

The Appellant a consultant ophthalmologist appealed to the High Court against the decision of a Fitness to Practise Panel (the “Panel”) of the

Valuer not liable to developer

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 9 2015

In Freemont (Denbigh) Ltd v Knight Frank LLP 2014 EWHC 3347 (Ch) the Court reaffirmed the well-established principle that a valuer does not owe a

Legal claims for delays, errors and poor cancer care have cost NHS England £100m since 2003

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 5 2015

According to figures obtained by Macmillan Cancer Support, NHS England has spent £100 million since 2003 resolving legal claims due to delays, errors