We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,178

Local government briefing note 4 of 2015: cap on care costs and new appeals system - reforms on the horizon
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 8 2015

On 4 February 2015, the government launched a consultation on draft regulations implementing the cap on care costs contained in the Care Act 2014


Court of Appeal restates limits of what is required in a consultation exercise
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 23 2014

In The Queen (on the application of United Company Rusal PLC) -v- London Metal Exchange, the Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court judgment


Universities abroad experiment with no-fee licensing to drive biotech partnerships
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada, European Union, United Kingdom, USA, Australia
  • May 16 2013

Universities in Australia, Canada, Europe, and the United Kingdom have reportedly embraced a 2010 Glasgow University initiative under which companies


NHS & the Berwick review: shaping the duty of candour
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 14 2013

Following the publication of Professor Don Berwick's review of the Mid Staffordshire tragedy, the headlines have focussed on the creation of a


High Court sets out key principles to ensure a fair consultation process
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2013

In the recent decision of R (on the application of Save our Surgery Ltd) v Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts 2013 EWHC 439, the court quashed


Regulation of Health and Social Care Professions Etc. Bill
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2014

In introducing the Regulation of Health and Social Care Professions Etc. Bill(the Bill) the Law Commission, Scottish Law Commission and Northern


Public involvement and consultation about health services
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • September 23 2008

The Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 makes important changes to arrangements for patient and public involvement in the provision of health and social care services under the NHS


Safeguarding disclosures for the health sector
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2014

The High Court has ruled that the former employer of a teacher does not owe that teacher a duty of care when making safeguarding disclosures. This


Obesity should not be protected as a disability because...
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2014

The Equality Act is designed to ensure that disabled workers receive protection from less favourable treatment if they are disabled, and to ensure


Obesity should be protected as a disability because...
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2014

To begin with, my apologies to Hilary, I am not going to argue that obesity should be adopted as a disability under the Equality Act. It should not