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All together now? Indemnity insurers, aggregation clauses and access to justice
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2014

Professional negligence claims are an unfortunate fact of professional life: unfortunate for the professional and client alike. Professional


First UK prosecutions for FGM
  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2014

The Crown Prosecution Service has announced the first prosecutions over female genital mutilation (FGM) in the UK. Dr Dhanuson Dharmasena will be


Good news for product liability insurers joined to medical negligence claims?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2014

Product liability insurers will now be familiar with the qualified one-way costs shifting regime (QOCS) that has applied to personal injury cases


Bamgbelu v General Dental Council 2013 EWHC 1169 (Admin)
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2013

High Court upholds decision of Professional Conduct Committee of GDC to continue conditions in the absence of evidence of full remediation


Last minute conversion to a CFA won't prevent recovery of additional liabilities
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2016

In a recent case it was determined by the Court that success fees and ATE premiums relating to Claimants were recoverable where there had been a


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


Valuer not liable to developer
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2015

In Freemont (Denbigh) Ltd v Knight Frank LLP 2014 EWHC 3347 (Ch) the Court reaffirmed the well-established principle that a valuer does not owe a


MW High Tech Projects UK Ltd v Haase Environmental Consulting GmbH 2015 EWHC 152 (TCC)
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 5 2015

Here the court issued declarations concerning interpretation of a professional appointment. The contractor, MW, had been appointed under an EPC


Coroner criticises heart surgeon Ian Clark Wilson
  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
  • United Kingdom
  • November 13 2014

A Coroner's Court in Birmingham has criticised a cardiothoracic surgeon formerly of Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital, for his involvement in the


Laughton v Shalaby
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2014

This is a clinical negligence case. The claimant sought to adduce evidence of (amongst other things) the doctor’s alleged incompetence in other cases