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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


Decision not to warn dishonest doctor was unduly lenient
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The High Court has found that a fitness to practise panel of the General Medical Council wasunduly lenient by not imposing a formal warning in


Bamgbelu v GDC (23.06.15)
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The High Court found that a GDC PCC had been entitled to strike off B, a dentist, after finding that he had sent emails to staff at the GDC


Risky business? Health and safety in the hotel industry
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

There have been a significant number of cases reported in the press recently in relation to hotels that are being prosecuted for health and safety


PSAv NMC & Wilson (05.06.15)
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The High Court quashed a four month suspension imposed by a conduct and competence committee of the Nursing & Midwifery Council and substituted a


Dishonesty decision overturned due to "inconsistent and incoherent" findings
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The High Court has overturned a decision of a professional conduct committee of the General Dental Council (the PCC) on the basis that its factual


What constitutes knowledge and the development of the Bolam principle
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

When does 'knowledge' constitute choice and choice demonstrate knowledge for the purposes of the Limitation Act 1980 (LA 1980)? Julie Norris and


Civil liability in cases of self-inflicted deaths in prison custody a healthcare perspective
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 25 2015

The prison population in England and Wales has a higher mortality rate than in the community, with approximately one third of all deaths being


Lost years case update
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2015

The House of Lords decision in Pickett v British Rail Engineering 1980 established the principle that damages for lost years could include a sum to


Providing or withholding medical treatment to patients who lack capacity when and how do I apply?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2015

The Judgement of Mrs Justice Theis in the matter of Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust v CD, EF, AB, NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham