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EH v Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2010

Claimant, aged 72 years, attended defendant's A&E department after sustaining a head injury in a fall


Medical law brief
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 26 2012

The final stage of the passage of the Health and Social Care Bill has now passed


Cut in doctors’ hours may hit tuition
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

The Government will review the planned reduction to 48 hours in a doctors’ working week further to concerns that the change will lead to poorer training and medical care


EA (1) AA (2) v King’s Lynn & Wisbech Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

Defendant Trust had a policy of offering screening for Down’s syndrome to all pregnant women by way of blood test (“the triple test”


Mrs H (1) Mr H (2) v Frimley Park Hospital NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

Claimants suffered psychological injury and grief following stillbirth of their son


C (by her mother and litigation friend M) v Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

Shortly after birth, Claimant was examined by a midwife in presence of her grandmother who alleged that as midwife had pushed Claimant’s knees into chest a small lump appeared on the hip. Neonatal record stated “Rt. Clunky hip”


Proposals to consider no fault compensation in Scotland
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

A group of experts has been set up to consider the introduction of no fault compensation in Scotland


C (1) P (2) v Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

First Claimant (C) suffered uterine rupture at delivery of her third child who died shortly after birth


Christyne Norman v Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust (unreported)
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

Kennedys successfully defended this claim concerning allegations of a negligent delay in diagnosis of breast cancer at trial


Government responds to Archer Inquiry
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2009

The Government has responded to the independent inquiry conducted by Lord Archer into contaminated NHS blood supplies in the 1970s and 1980s, and his subsequent report published in February 2009