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National law firm Weightmans has been appointed to the government’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Wider Public Sector Legal Services panel.
The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill was introduced with the aim of replacing the existing Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
North East Lincolnshire Council has successfully secured a finding of fundamental dishonesty against a woman who attempted to claim in excess of…
North East Lincolnshire Council successfully secured a finding of fundamental dishonesty against a claimant who exaggerated her accident-related…
A recent medical study casts doubt on long-established thinking on manual handling and employers' liability risks.
Scottish Government commits to a statutory scheme for financial redress for survivors of child abuse in care.
Child protection is an issue both of paramount importance and complexity. Understandably, it is rarely out of the news.