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The new Liberty Protection Safeguards: Government update with timetable for next steps
The Government has now set out details of the next steps to be taken, with timescales.
Voluntary overtime must be included in holiday pay confirms Court of Appeal
East of England Ambulance NHS Trust v Flowers
Legislation to protect ‘reflective practice’ records from disclosure
Healthcare Regulatory Partner Simon Turner provides an overview of the Hamilton review report and its recommendations.
Does a DoLS automatically engage Article 2 ECHR at inquest?
On 15 May 2019 the High Court handed down judgment in judicial review proceedings that had been brought to challenge a coroner’s application of the…
Lewis v Tindale, MIB and another – MIB liability for claims outside the scope of the Uninsured and Untraced Drivers Agreements
The Court of Appeal in Lewis v Tindale has upheld the previous decision of Soole J which held that MIB was liable to compensate the victim of an…
Claimant fails to convince Court that he was too sick to miss credit hire trial
Claimant's letter of ill health deemed insufficient to adjourn trial and avoid payments to defendant