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Case update: R (on the application of Dr LI) v General Medical Council 2013 EWHC 522
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • March 18 2013

High Court quashes decision of FTPP of GMC to refuse an application for voluntary removal from the register. This case was a judicial review claim


Whispers of change... the potential softening of Mitchell
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • February 17 2014

Pre Jackson and Mitchell, litigants would frequently agree to extensions of time without reference to the court. Provided the extension did not imp


GP’s “reconstructed” evidential account preferred
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • May 15 2013

In a judgment handed down last week the Court of Appeal upheld a decision in favour of a family doctor accused of negligence for failing to refer a


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


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


Accountants’ scope of duty clarified by Court of Appeal
  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
  • United Kingdom
  • April 8 2014

The Court of Appeal recently handed down its judgment in the case of Hossein Mehjoo v Harben Barker (A Firm) and Harben Barker Limited 2014 EWCA


How Jackson will affect clinical negligence claims
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2013

On 1st April 2013 many of the key provisions of the Jackson Reforms came into force. This article sets out the key areas of change that will affect


Dr E.Y. v General Medical Council 2013 EWHC 860
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2013

The Claimant, Dr E.Y., applied to the High Court, under section 41A(10) of the Medical Act 1983, for an order terminating the conditional


Decision quashed - new evidence
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2013

Ms McDaid (M), a midwife, appealed against a decision of a panel of the NMC’s Conduct and Competence Committee (CCC) which had found her guilty of


Keeping confidential lending policies out of professional negligence litigation
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 14 2013

Professional negligence claims often turn on proving that negligent acts or omissions caused a loss. In particular, it is frequently argued by