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Civil liability in cases of self-inflicted deaths in prison custody a healthcare perspective
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 25 2015

The prison population in England and Wales has a higher mortality rate than in the community, with approximately one third of all deaths being


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


Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 26 February 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 27 2015

On appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for Quebec pronounced July 17, 2014. In 2013, the Fédération des producteurs acéricoles du Québec


Paying for family vacations with NIH funds triggers FCA lawsuit and settlement
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2013

Northwestern University will pay $2.93 million to settle a federal False Claims Act (FCA) lawsuit brought by a former employee who alleged


Analysis of the Care Bill: assessments
  • Thirty Nine Essex Street
  • United Kingdom
  • October 1 2013

The Care Bill is currently proceeding through Parliament and is scheduled to come into operation early next year. Over the coming editions of this


Suit dismissed where 11th Amendment immunity precludes joinder of patentee university
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2013

Cyantotech Corporation filed an action in the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii seeking a declaratory judgment of non-infringement or


Recent decision casts more uncertainty over New York Executive Order 38’s cap on executive compensation
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • June 10 2014

With so many questions surrounding the implementation of the New York State ("NYS" or "State") Governor's Executive Order 38 cap on executive


Does the duty of care to employees extend to employees of other bodies with which you have a working relationship?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 7 2012

In the recent case of Claire Selwood v Durham County Council (1);Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (2) and Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust (3) (2012) the Court of Appeal was asked to consider whether two mental health trusts owed a duty of care to an employee of the local authority who was attacked by a mental health patient


SEC files another fraud action tied to the municipal bond market
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2013

The SEC filed another settled financial fraud action tied to the municipal bond market which is clearly an area of increasing focus. This proceeding