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2018

Professional Regulation Update: Report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

Professional Regulation Update: Report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

A report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

Proving the existence of reinsurance in the absence of a contract wording

Proving the existence of reinsurance in the absence of a contract wording

R & Q Insurance (Malta) Ltd & Ors v Continental Insurance Co [2017] The Claimants were unable to locate the wording, slip or cover note for re ...

Show us the evidence! – Defendant's success at obtaining summary judgment in a clinical negligence case

Show us the evidence! – Defendant's success at obtaining summary judgment in a clinical negligence case

In the recent case of Barry Frederick Hewes v West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust (D1), East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (D2) and Dr Pan ...

Deaths Scrutiny:  Change Edges Closer

Deaths Scrutiny: Change Edges Closer

It's been a long time coming, but the government has just published its response to the consultation it ran two years ago on significant changes to wh ...

Pharmacy regulation round-up - recent developments in Ireland, the UK and New Zealand

Pharmacy regulation round-up - recent developments in Ireland, the UK and New Zealand

Our round up of the recent developments in pharmacy regulation include, a revised Code of Ethics which was introduced in early 2018 by The Pharmacy Co ...

VAT's The Problem?

VAT's The Problem?

Payments pass between landlords and tenants for many reasons and often it isn't obvious whether VAT should be charged. Often parties want to "play it ...

CMA consultation on draft guidance helping care homes comply with their consumer law obligations

CMA consultation on draft guidance helping care homes comply with their consumer law obligations

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) recently concluded a year-long market study into the residential and nursing care home sector for the over ...

GC Collective Horizon Scanner

GC Collective Horizon Scanner

DAC Beachcroft's GC Horizon Scanner is a selection of legal and regulatory developments that we consider are the most interesting and relevant to Gene ...

DACB secures major Court of Appeal decision clarifying 50 year old Exemplary Damages law

DACB secures major Court of Appeal decision clarifying 50 year old Exemplary Damages law

The Court of Appeal has today clarified a 50 year old law as to when exemplary damages can be claimed. In its ruling in AXA Insurance UK Plc v Financi ...

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

The increased use of technology in property is generating a new wealth of data and information and bringing greater choice, speed and efficiency. Succ ...