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Trust me I’m a Doctor
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2017

The limitations of the Bolam principle and its application to cases involving consent were explored in the recent Court of Appeal decision of Webster


Child receives seven-figure sum after alleged labour mismanagement results in brain injury
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2017

B’s mother had had a relatively normal pregnancy, but, in the hours leading up to his birth, the CTG trace started to show signs of fetal hypoxia - a


Solicitor for bereaved mother highlights the importance of Group B Strep awareness and the need for testing in pregnancy
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2017

Ms A is taking legal action against South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation following the death of her daughter Baby I on 2 June 2014. Baby I was born at


Bladder injuries resulting from medical negligence or an accident
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 20 2017

Serious injuries to the bladder can have life-changing consequences. Claims for compensation may arise following an accident or through medical


Increase in term of custodial sentences for manslaughter offences on the cards
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • July 19 2017

On 4 July 2017 the Sentencing Council published its consultation on new sentencing guidelines for manslaughter offences. The definitive guideline will


What is the standard of care against which an A&E SHO’s management is to be measured?
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2017

I relatively recently settled a clinical negligence case that raised an interesting issue relating to the standard of care to be applied to an A&E


DePuy ASR Reimbursement Programme ends on 24 August 2017
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2017

The reimbursement programme was set up by DePuy’s loss adjusters, Broadspire, for the purpose of reimbursing patients where treatment had been


Free favour costs friend £265,000
  • Pitmans Law
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2017

An architect and project manager has been sued for damages of £265,000 on a job that they did free of charge. In the case of Lejonvarn v Burgess, Mr


“Last man standing” - What duties does a monitoring surveyor owe to a lending bank?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2017

The Bank of Ireland (the Bank) claimed for damages against the defendant project monitor, Watts. The claim concerned a development of 11 apartments


Requirements for experts producing quantum reports (part 3)
  • Stewarts Law
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2017

This article covers issues faced by the authors of quantum expert reports, whether medical condition and prognosis reports or non-medical quantum