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Professional Duties (scope), Experts (parameters) & Attribution of Risk
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2017

The recent decision of (1) The Governors and Company of the Bank of Ireland, (2) Bank of Ireland (UK) plc -v- Watts Group plc 2017 EWHC 1667 (TCC


The amended Pre-Action Protocol for Clinical Negligence: two years on
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2017

In April 2015, a new clinical negligence pre-action protocol came into force bringing with it a number of amendments. Pre-action protocols, of which


General Medical Council Right of Appeal: GMC v Theodoropoulos
  • McDowell Purcell
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2017

Since December 2015, the General Medical Council (“GMC”) has had the power to appeal decisions of the MPTS, the tribunal which considers Inquiries in


Limitation lies in wait for languishing lender claims
  • Wright Hassall LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2017

A recent Court of Appeal case highlights the need to bring claims in professional negligence in good time, this time in the context of lender claims


What is an air embolism and how can it cause harm to patients?
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2017

When air enters the circulation it can cause an air embolism, which can result in air bubbles that travel to the brain, heart or lungs. The air


Safety First - why patient safety should be the priority above a 'normal birth'
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

On Saturday The Times reported that The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has dropped its ‘normal birth’ campaign and indicated women will no longer be


Let's talk about incontinence
  • Leigh Day
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

"Incontinence interferes with every single thing a person wants to do...People have a universal and visceral need to be clean and dignified." So says


Coping with brain injury: The impact of acquired brain injury on families and caregivers
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2017

The impact and consequences of an acquired brain injury (ABI) can reach far beyond the injured survivor. Relationships and family roles can be


Family take legal action against Sloane Street doctor following death of beloved husband and father
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

Dr Wheeler worked from Sloane Street Surgery and had been the family’s GP for over 30 years


Unfit for work, does not automatically equate to unfit to attend a hearing
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

Hayat v General Medical Council 2017 EWHC The Appellant is a doctor regulated by the General Medical Council (GMC). Before