In an article of 28 April 2013, the Daily Mail continues its campaign against the perceived inefficiencies and failings of the Court of Protection. Simon Hardy discusses this article and helps demystify the Court of Protection.
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Major changes both to NHS services and funding of clinical negligence claims - a coincidence of timing?
12th April 2013
Deborah Nadel discusses the impact of the government’s changes to the NHS implemented on 1 April 2013.
2nd April 2013
Gareth McDonna and Katie Ebbs discuss a recent report in the failings in paediatric care.
13th March 2013
Gareth McDonna discusses MP Jeremy Hunt’s recent comments and plans for the NHS, following the Mid Staffs report and ongoing investigations into 14 NHS Trusts.
February 2013 marks the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s controversial judgment in Rabone and another (Appellants) v Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust (Respondent). This is a significant anniversary due to the interesting interplay between Human Rights and Clinical Negligence law and its impact on subsequent cases in the courts; but is it still too soon for anyone to fully appreciate the decision’s significance?