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No damages for ‘loss of personal autonomy’ due to failure to obtain informed consent
The Court of Appeal has provided clear guidance to the effect that there is no separate and freestanding right to damages for ‘loss of personal…
Managing long running PFI contracts: Portsmouth City Council v Ensign Highways Ltd
How should public bodies administer long-running PFI contracts which will operate for many years to come where the changed financial climate impacts…
The professional duty of candour: new guidance for doctors, nurses and midwives
New guidance has been issued on the standards expected of doctors, nurses and midwives in respect of their professional duty of candour.