Daniel Freeman

Kennedys Law LLP

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Limitation: exercise of discretion

United Kingdom - November 5 2015 The Claimant gave birth on 5 January 2004. During the birth she was given an epidural. She asserted that the epidural was negligently administered and…

Telephone triage - an overview

United Kingdom - October 21 2013 We review the background to NHS 111 and consider what measures have been put in place to ensure patient safety. NHS 111 is a telephone triage service…

Mental health: capacity to consent to termination of pregnancy

United Kingdom - June 19 2013 A patient who was detained under s.2 Mental Health Act 1983 had capacity to consent to termination of pregnancy at 23 weeks gestation, despite…

Liverpool Care Pathway: time to change?

United Kingdom - November 15 2012 The Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP) was developed in the 1990s in order to standardise the way in which patients are to be treated when close to death.

The compulsive claimant - also known as the “vexatious litigant”

United Kingdom - October 2 2012 Professional claims handlers and solicitors must not be seen by the courts as taking advantage of their position and knowledge.