Practice Notes: Clinical negligence

Birth injury claims scheme: Progress or a backwards step?

Lawyers will view any initiative aiming to tackle ‘litigation culture’ with scepticism, say Dominic Fairclough and Luc

08 Nov 2016

Diversification of claimant PI firms ‘a concern’

SRA promises thematic review of personal injury sector as MRO ‘shell’ companies are barred b

26 Oct 2016

Clinical negligence lawyers back greater use of mediation

NHSLA sets November deadline for mediation procurement as it looks to end ‘compensatio

24 Oct 2016

How the government sees the profession: ‘Fat cats’, ‘activists’, and ‘vultures’

Lawyers are the pantomime villains in the Tories’ play for political point scoring, writes John van de

10 Oct 2016

No need for claimant compromise

Suzanne Trask considers how far lawyers can go in seeking out novel treatments to help thei

20 Sep 2016

Overcoming adversity in 
the face of uncertainty

By focusing on areas such as team structure and client management, medical negligence firms can prepare for changes in the sector, writes Georgi

08 Aug 2016

Clinical negligence update

Dr Jock Mackenzie rounds up recent case law, including an unusual claim considering whether there is a duty between a hospital and a patient's extende

11 Jul 2016

Claimant firms must prepare for the long haul

Understanding how litigation strategies affect cash flow will allow claimant firms to hold their nerve in the face of obstructive defendant tactics, advise

31 May 2016

Clinical negligence round-up

Dr Jock Mackenzie reviews recent case law, particularly claims concerning delayed treatment and incorrectly performe

15 Apr 2016

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