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Case Update: Brain injured man awarded full damages from Trust whose delay in his emergency treatment materially contributed to his pre-existing injury
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

Dr Sido John was a GP who, when he was 16 years old, developed a mild right-sided hemiparesis, meaning that he could only effectively use his left


In contemplation of litigation - Can health boards keep internal investigations to themselves?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2016

After a claim is made, each party should be able to carry out their own investigations without having to worry about showing their hand to the other


Child’s birth injury judgement highlights poor standards of medical record keeping
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

The recent decision of Mrs Justice McGowan in the case of FE (represented by his Litigation Friend PE) v. St Georges University Hospitals NHS Trust


Authority Update 22416 : Adult Social Services
  • Bevan Brittan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

Seeks views on proposed changes to the standards of proficiency for social workers in England. These describe what professionals must know


High Court finds that there was no goodwill in colours
  • DWF LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

A recent IP case provides as a reminder to IP owners not to pick-and-choose the parts of their product that suit their claim for passing-off; as the


IVF clinic mistakes create legal lacuna for children - beware the traps of the UK’s complex legal parenthood rules
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

We have recently seen several reported cases dealing with the legal fall out when mistakes are made by some IVF clinics in relation to consent forms


Retail, Food and Hospitality Regulatory Update 17 April 2016 - Important updates
  • DWF LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 17 2016

Primary Authority advice issued to Greggs by Newcastle City Council and confirmed by the first ‘Determination’ of the Better Regulation Delivery


Bad medicine - the dangers of contacting an employee during sickness absence
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 15 2016

It is a common issue facing employers; you want to start or take next steps with a grievance or disciplinary investigation. To do the right thing you


Material contribution in clinical negligence causation
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2016

An interesting case on causation (John v Central Manchester & Manchester Children's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) was resolved last month


Anorexia and the CoP - the difficult line
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2016

The potential tragedy in this case is summed up in its final Paragraph:54. I know that W understandably considers that she has in some way failed. I