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Lawyer for contaminated blood victims calls for Department of Health to be stripped of any involvement in public inquiry
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2017

The Department of Health (DoH) are currently the sponsoring department for the inquiry and are leading on the establishment of the inquiry including


UK Supreme Court broadens scope of patent protection
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 21 2017

The UK Supreme Court's recent judgment in Actavis v Eli Lilly sets out a revised approach to assessing the scope of protection of patents. The new


Young woman compensated after molar pregnancy missed
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2017

A Young woman, known only as AB to protect her identity, has settled a medical negligence claim following the missed diagnosis of a molar pregnancy


Whistleblowing - what is in the public interest?
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • July 19 2017

We will be talking about the first Court of Appeal decision on what "in the public interest" means in deciding whether a person makes a disclosure


UK widens the scope of patent protection
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 18 2017

On 12 July, the English Supreme Court introduced a major change to English patent law, extending the potential scope of protection of a patent beyond


Staying in tune with whistleblowing law - just what is “the public interest”?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 18 2017

Back in 2015 we reported on the Employment Appeal Tribunal’s decision in Chestertons, a ruling which struck fear into the hearts of employers


The NHS Apology To Injured Patients
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2017

I was recently sent the updated leaflet from the NHS Resolution (the legal section of the NHS) entitled “Saying Sorry”. This is the leaflet provided


What is the standard of care against which an A&E SHO’s management is to be measured?
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2017

I relatively recently settled a clinical negligence case that raised an interesting issue relating to the standard of care to be applied to an A&E


Supreme Court modifies the UK approach to assessing scope of protection (Lilly v Actavis)
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2017

On 12 July, the UK Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the Lilly v Actavis pemetrexed case bringing the long-running dispute to a conclusion


Sandoz & Hexal v Searle & Janssen Sciences Ireland: What is the formula for patent extensions?
  • Lewis Silkin
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2017

The UK High Court has held that a pharmaceutical product claimed only within a Markush formula and not expressly referred to in the patent was