Publications and updates

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Government has at long last published full details of the post-Brexit Settlement Scheme for EU nationals in the UK.
05 July 2018
The way the Bill has been amended in Parliament on the way to becoming an Act offers some intriguing clues about how the next phase of the Brexit negotiations may unfold.
04 July 2018
Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights is the “right to life”. Where this article is triggered following a death, a broader inquiry into the death occurs. Insurers often become involved in covering the legal costs of representation at inquests.
2 July 2018
In Hassell v Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust the claimant, Mrs Hassell, was awarded £4.4 million in damages, on the basis that she did not give informed consent. The judge rejected the argument that the operation had not been carried out with reasonable care and skill.
2 July 2018
We have been following the story of the metal on metal (MoM) hip implant claims in the UK courts, with our last update in December 2017. A key ruling by Mrs Justice Andrews DBE in Colin Gee & Others v DePuy International Limited provides a further chapter in the MoM story, and brings welcome news for device manufacturers and their insurers.
Monday 2 July 2018
Publications and updates
Publications and updates