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Darnley v. Croydon Health Services and NHS Trust 2-15 EWHC 2301 (QB)
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

A recent High Court judgment has provided clarification on the duties owed by non- medically trained personnel in a Hospital setting. The judgement


Confidentiality and the sharing of genetic information
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

ABC v (1) St George's Healthcare NHS Trust (2) South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (3) Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust


Another nail in the coffin for secondary victim claims
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

Timothy Owers (as administrator of the Estate of Karen Owers) & Anor v Medway NHS Foundation Trust and the Secretary of State for Health (Formerly


Wells and Smith v University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust 2015 EWHC 2376 (QB)
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

The judgment of Mr Justice Dingemans in the case of Wells and Smith v University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust 2015 EWHC 2376 (QB


Case update: Dishonesty removes another doctor from the medical register
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

Dr Ariyanayagam (the Appellant) appeared before a Fitness to Practise Panel (the Panel) of the General Medical Council (GMC) in July 2015. The Panel


Family of former boiler maker settles mesothelioma claim
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2016

An apprentice exposed to asbestos as a young man went on to develop mesothelioma. Mesothelioma lawyer Ewan Tant recently settled a claim for


Pelvic mesh lawyers at Leigh Day investigating surgical negligence claims
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2016

Some 200 patients recalled by Midlands hospitals following pelvic surgery. Pelvic mesh lawyers at Leigh Day have been asked to investigate a


Case update: High Court reemphasises the significance of a finding of dishonesty against a professional by overturning Panel’s determination
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

This was an appeal to the High Court against the decision of a Fitness to Practice Panel (the Panel) of the General Medical Council in respect of a


No case to answer against Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

On 16 December 2015 we reported on the increasing focus of the public, regulators and prosecutors on public sector bodies’ health and safety


Failure to diagnose and treat sepsis can lead to devastating consequences
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

A recent report by The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD) finds that thousands of people every year are suffering