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X -v- Northampton Borough Council - remember to comply with the Health & Safety Executive guidance
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2015

The High Court (Queen's Bench Division) recently handed down judgment in the case of X v Northampton BC. The judgment is a reminder that a failure


Court of Appeal upholds damages award of £28 million for manufacturer of generic esomeprazole
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2015

The Court of Appeal has upheld a damages award made to Consilient and Krka arising from an interim injunction wrongfully obtained by AstraZenea


'Right to die' man pledges to take his fight to the Appeal Court
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 20 2015

Lawyers for a 50-year-old British man with locked-in syndrome have announced they will appeal the judgment handed down by the High Court today, which


Inquest begins into death in Stevenage Hospital of 69 year old woman with severe learning difficulties
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2015

The inquest into the death, in February 2014, of a 69 year old woman with schizophrenia and severe learning difficulties, who died after being


Court decisions on medical consent since Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2015

In March of this year, I wrote about the appeal case of Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board (Scotland) Hilary Term 2015 UKSC 11which sounded the


Prosecution update: public sector
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • July 10 2015

On 7 July 2015, at Inverness Sheriff Court, NHS Highland was fined £40,000 following a guilty plea to Sections 3 (1) and Section 33 (1) (a) of the


Law Commission report on MCA and DoL 7 July 2015 proposals for a new DoLS scheme
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2015

The Law Commission has published its consultation paper on Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty (DoL). The review was prompted by concern that


Woman with severe learning disability victim of ‘inhumane’ treatment at Walsall Hospital
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 7 2015

An independent investigation will be held following a settlement agreement, approved by the High Court, for a 64-year-old woman with severe learning


Code violation! EAT decides dismissal was fair despite procedural faults
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2015

The claimant in Adeshina v St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was dismissed for gross misconduct. She appealed but the decision was


Bhavsar v General Dental Council (06.05.15)
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The High Court quashed a decision of a GDC PCC on the basis that it was unjust owing to serious procedural irregularity. In its determination, the