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Injury claims and pre-existing conditionsn
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2016

Recently, I have been dealing with a case in which a patient was injured by a minor mistake during surgery. He has a number of other complex medical


A manslaughter conviction to send shivers down the spine
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2016

"Not all negligent acts will be treated as manslaughter if a patient dies." The manslaughter conviction of Honey Rose, a Boots locum, should send


Round-up of pensions developments: June 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 26 2016

In this edition we cast our eyes back over June 2016, the month during which the UK historically voted to leave the European Union. Brexit will


Damages agreed for delayed diagnosis of cauda equina syndrome despite hospitals’ unwillingness to admit liability
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2016

Penningtons Manches' clinical negligence specialists have concluded a claim for a woman in her fifties who suffered permanent disability as a result


Putting the corporate manslaughter sentencing guidelines to the test
  • Corker Binning
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2016

Monavon Construction Ltd has become the first company to be sentenced for corporate manslaughter following the implementation of new Sentencing


Covert Medication - Guidance from the Court of Protection
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • July 20 2016

A recent Court of Protection case (AG) provides guidance on the use of covert medication for people who lack capacity and are deprived of their


High Court rules on who is responsible in a pharmacy
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 19 2016

The High Court has considered supervision in pharmacies for the first time since 1952. The case, brought by Mohammed Abdul-Razzak registration


Legal triumph at last for girl in Bristol Royal Infirmary heart scandal
  • Michelmores LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 19 2016

After a seven-day trial the judge found that her doctors had been negligent. But the relief of her family was short-lived. To their anguish the NHS


Room for improvement - employee doesn't have to show that reasonable adjustments would work
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • July 18 2016

Room for improvement - employee doesn't have to show that reasonable adjustments would work The claimant in South Staffordshire & Shropshire


ECJ confirms workers on long term sick leave can carry forward holiday
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2016

The vexed issue of holiday and holiday pay entitlement and how this interacts with sick leave has kept the courts busy for some time. We consider the