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Successful claim for man brain damaged following delay in diagnosis of infection
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

A 20 year old man who suffered a devastating brain injury at 3 weeks of age has received around £7m in compensation which will go towards his care


What is medical negligence?
  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • May 19 2015

When you're in need of medical assistance, you want to be sure that the people who are helping you in your time of need make all the right decisions


Parents' claim settled following death of baby from heart damage caused at Queen Alexandra Hospital
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2015

Penningtons Manches LLP's clinical negligence team has just settled a claim against Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust for the neonatal death of their


High Court terminate interim suspension of doctor facing gross negligence manslaughter charges following death of 6 year old child
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2015

This was an appeal against the decision of an Interim Orders Panel (the Panel) of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) on 8 January 2015


Sam's story - meningitis awareness
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2015

Sam was 4 months old when he developed a cough and a cold. One Saturday night his parents could not get him to sleep; he just would not settle. He


High Court reminds fitness to practice committees of their duty to provide sufficient reasons
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 12 2015

A dentist, Mr M, sought to challenge the decision of the Interim Orders Committee (IOC) of the General Dental Council (GDC) to place interim


High Court makes clear that allegations are not be amended to meet changing evidence at hearing
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2015

The Professional Standards Authority (PSA) referred to the High Court a decision of the Conduct and Competence Committee (the Committee) of the


The expertise of the expert: a cautionary tale
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2015

The Fitness to Practise Panel of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) handed down a judgment resulting in the medico-legal practitioner


GMC intervention: this time, it’s personal
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

Whilst most doctors would expect and may even accept that their clinical practice ultimately and appropriately falls to be scrutinized by the GMC


Walsall Manor Hospital settles mother's claim for her son's death following failure to diagnose neonatal meningitis
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

Kayleigh Garrington of Darlaston in the West Midlands gave birth to a healthy son, Terence-Jeffery (TJ) Smith at Walsall Manor Hospital in Walsall