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Successful legal challenge by prisoner of unauthorised smoking in prison
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2015

In a judgment given last week, Paul Black, a serving prisoner at HMP Wymott, succeeded in his judicial review challenge of the Prison Service’s


Case summaries
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2015

A prohibition order which could not be reviewed for at least five years was an appropriate sanction in a case of a teacher who had had an


Lawyers raise concern over future of social care system
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2015

Abuse lawyers at Leigh Day have voiced grave concerns over the future of our social care system, following comments made by the Chief Inspector of


Corporate Crime & Investigations Update - 11 January 2016
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 11 2016

Southwark Crown Court ordered Smith and Ouzman Ltd. to pay a total of approximately £2.2 million in relation to bribes paid to public officials for


A guide to devolution in healthcare
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • November 3 2016

The Cities and Local Government Devolution Act allows the transfer of statutory functions, like health commissioning, to local and combined


Local government briefing note 4 of 2015: cap on care costs and new appeals system - reforms on the horizon
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) 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


Autumn Statement invests in infrastructure
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2016

As widely expected, the Chancellor has used his first Autumn Statement to boost funding for the UK's infrastructure, to counteract any negative


Health legal update: light at the end of the tunnel?
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2013

Ever since the publication of the Dilnot Commission proposals on the funding of adult social care, the Government has been under sustained pressure


Social care obligations to travellers
  • Thirty Nine Essex Street
  • United Kingdom
  • February 27 2014

Much of the community care legislation is premised on the assumption that service users live fairly sedentary lives. The legislation was not drafted


Brexit - A Hard Landing? Potential Impacts on the UK Pharmaceutical Sector
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 11 2016

The UK’s pharmaceutical sector may have more to fear than other sectors from a possible “hard-Brexit,” with the potential for the UK’s withdrawal from