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Case update: White v Nursing and Midwifery Council and Turner v Nursing and Midwifery Council 2014 EWHC 520 (Admin)
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • March 11 2014

This highly anticipated judgment from the High Court on the admissibility of anonymous hearsay evidence in professional disciplinary proceedings


The fallout from fraud: what is a solicitor’s duty when advising a client about signing a document?
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • September 17 2013

One Saturday morning in March 2003 Mrs Padden told her husband that she was going into Exeter to do some shopping. To her surprise, he told her that


Net contribution clause: Court of Appeal guidance
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 11 2014

The recent Court of Appeal decision in West v Ian Finlay and Associates has confirmed that a properly drafted net contribution clause ("NCC") is a


Negligent misstatement and bank references: when does a bank providing a reference owe a duty of care to third parties relying on that reference?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2016

It is not unusual for a bank to be asked to provide a reference as to the financial standing of a customer by a party that intends to do business


Case update: R (on the application of Dr LI) v General Medical Council 2013 EWHC 522
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • March 18 2013

High Court quashes decision of FTPP of GMC to refuse an application for voluntary removal from the register. This case was a judicial review claim


Dishonesty versus a want of integrity rears its head again
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • July 11 2017

Mr Peter Williams (the Applicant), a former solicitor, lodged an appeal against the findings of misconduct against him by a Tribunal of the Solicitors


Kakade v General Medical Council 2013 EWHC 2110 (Admin)
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • July 30 2013

In this case, the claimant GP (K) made an application to the High Court, pursuant to section 41A(10)a of the Medical Act 1983 (the Act), for an order


Tangled up in ineligibility
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2016

KD was an 80-year-old lady with a long history of schizophrenia, slowly progressive dementia and a Parkinsonian syndrome. Previously detained under s


“Unnecessary” inquests - the Chief Coroner’s view
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2016

In his 2015-2016 annual report, the Chief Coroner in England and Wales, His Honour Judge Peter Thornton QC pulled no punches in relation to DOLS. He


Laughton v Shalaby
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2014

This is a clinical negligence case. The claimant sought to adduce evidence of (amongst other things) the doctor’s alleged incompetence in other cases