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Darnley v. Croydon Health Services and NHS Trust 2-15 EWHC 2301 (QB)
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

A recent High Court judgment has provided clarification on the duties owed by non- medically trained personnel in a Hospital setting. The judgement


Confidentiality and the sharing of genetic information
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

ABC v (1) St George's Healthcare NHS Trust (2) South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (3) Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust


Another nail in the coffin for secondary victim claims
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

Timothy Owers (as administrator of the Estate of Karen Owers) & Anor v Medway NHS Foundation Trust and the Secretary of State for Health (Formerly


Wells and Smith v University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust 2015 EWHC 2376 (QB)
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

The judgment of Mr Justice Dingemans in the case of Wells and Smith v University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust 2015 EWHC 2376 (QB


Case update: Dishonesty removes another doctor from the medical register
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2016

Dr Ariyanayagam (the Appellant) appeared before a Fitness to Practise Panel (the Panel) of the General Medical Council (GMC) in July 2015. The Panel


Mansion Estates Ltd v Hayre & Co (a firm) 2016 EWHC 96 (Ch)
  • Rosling King LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2016

The Chancery Division recently held that a solicitor was negligent for failing to attach a correct plan to a transfer of part and for failing to


One's mistake is just one mistake
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2016

In Capita (Banstead) 2011 v RFIB Group Limited (2015), the Court of Appeal considered the law relating to continuing breach of contract and duty, and


Legal update: Professionals beware of your duty of care when providing gratuitous services
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2016

The High Court has provided another cautionary judgement to professionals of all disciplines. It ruled that a duty of care is owed in spite of no


Case update: High Court reemphasises the significance of a finding of dishonesty against a professional by overturning Panel’s determination
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

This was an appeal to the High Court against the decision of a Fitness to Practice Panel (the Panel) of the General Medical Council in respect of a


No case to answer against Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

On 16 December 2015 we reported on the increasing focus of the public, regulators and prosecutors on public sector bodies’ health and safety