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Medical Innovation Bill a defence to innovative clinical practices?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 12 2015

When the Department of Health published their consultation document in January 2014 the introduction to the consultation reminded all those who might

Medical Malpractice and the Limitation Act 1980
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 16 2013

When Lord Woolf was investigating access to the civil justice system in the 1990s, he described the field of medical malpractice litigation as a

Disapplying the Limitation Act
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 17 2013

Two recent cases focus on the court's discretion to disapply the Limitation Act 1980 (the Act) and allow a claim to proceed that would otherwise be