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2020

A short guide to the key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector

A short guide to the key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector

In light of the national COVID19 emergency, our health sector clients are under enormous pressure, facing a range of decisions that need to be made at ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: New Competition Order to allow for enhanced co-operation between healthcare providers in the fight against Covid-19

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: New Competition Order to allow for enhanced co-operation between healthcare providers in the fight against Covid-19

On 28 March, the Competition Act 1998 ( Health Services for Patients in England ) (Coronavirus ) ( Public Policy Exclusion Order ) 2020 (‘Order’) came ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: NHS Standard Contract developments

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: NHS Standard Contract developments

Following the letter from Sir Simon Stevens and Amanda Pritchard dated 17 March 2020 setting out details of the collaborative arrangements between the ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Key Issues for MH providers

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Key Issues for MH providers

Providers are dealing with many challenges in managing the legal and regulatory framework with particular issues relating to Hospital Managers, Tribun ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: MHA process guidance

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: MHA process guidance

Covid-19 MHA process guidance: SOADs, Forensics and Mental Health Tribunals

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: CQC regulation

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: CQC regulation

We review and summarise the guidance so far issued by CQC designed to ease the burden of regulation for health and social care providers during the cu ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Summary of Information and Advice from regulators of healthcare professionals in respect of COVID-19

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Summary of Information and Advice from regulators of healthcare professionals in respect of COVID-19

A summary of the key points covered in the GMC’s advice to its registrants and the public during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Covid-19 Scottish Commercial Leasing Update

Covid-19 Scottish Commercial Leasing Update

The impact of recent restrictions to deal with COVID-19 on the commercial leasehold property market cannot be underestimated.  Both landlords and tena ...

COVID-19 in LatAm

COVID-19 in LatAm

Argentina On 12 March, the Argentinean national authority, the Poder Executivo Nacional de Argentina ("PEN") ordered the social, preventative, an ...

COVID-19 – Reinsurance Questions

COVID-19 – Reinsurance Questions

The COVID-19 crisis is generating insurance claims across the global industry, from event cancellation to property business interruption, travel, heal ...