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Referring employees for medical assessment

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • January 9 2013

In a recent High Court case, Delaney v Central Bank of Ireland 2011, which involved a referral by the Central Bank of a senior employee for psychiatric

Technical specifications what if they exclude certain tenderers?

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 24 2012

A recent Scottish case considers complex issues that can arise in relation to the drafting of technical specifications

Professional regulation bias

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • April 27 2012

In December 2011, the Supreme Court unanimously dismissed an appeal by a domiciliary midwife from a High Court decision refusing to restrain the continuation of a professional misconduct hearing on the ground of objective bias

Cautious reminder claims arising from medical treatment should not be submitted to the Injuries Board

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • September 12 2011

In June 2011, Mr Justice Hedigan handed down judgment in an interesting case, Carroll v The Mater Hospital, where the question of the Injuries Board (previously PIAB) and its application to claims arising in a medical treatment context was considered

HSE- v- JOB: High Court judgment of Mr Justice Birmingham 3rd March 2011

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • September 12 2011

In this case the High Court had to consider if it had inherent jurisdiction to direct the involuntary detention of a patient in circumstances where the involuntary detention provisions in the Mental Health Act, 2001 did not apply

Supreme Court decision on confidentiality and FOI

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • July 19 2011

The Supreme Court yesterday delivered its long-awaited judgment in the case of The Governors and Guardians of the Hospital for the Relief of Poor Lying-In Women v The Information Commissioner