Chris Barnes KC successfully opposes the making of a Group Litigation Order
Chris Barnes KC, leading Amrit Atwal of Park Square Barristers, has successfully opposed the making of a GLO in Abbott v Ministry of Defence  EWHC 2839 (KB). The application had been made by the existing solicitors in the 3,500 Abbott claims and was supported by the Defendant, following an ear...
A number of cancer targets in England to be scrapped
Within the NHS there are a number of targets which have been a long staple of how to measure our performance in handling both the investigation and the subsequent treatment of cancer. A long standing hangover from the Covid Pandemic saw a number of delays in respect of cancer treatment rise. At pres...
A Remedy For An Operation Gone Wrong… written by Marina Nkondi, Paralegal, Clinical Negligence
A Remedy For An Operation Gone Wrong…
When undergoing an operation, the expectation is that you have been placed in the hands of professionals and there is an implied expectation that the operation will be performed successfully. Where that expectation is not met, there may be a legal remedy...
Awareness month of June - Child Safety and Carers week 2023 - written by Peter Bowen-Walker, Solicitor, Clin Neg
June 5th to June 11th – Child Safety Week 2023
This aim of this initiative is to raise awareness about the safety of children and to encourage actions to prevent accidents and injuries. Whether you carry out a home safety check, learn about child safety on the road or online, all aspects of c...
Bladder Cancer Claims - written by Gurdeep Singh, Clinical Negligence Solicitor
The bladder is located in your lower abdomen. It is a hollow organ that stores urine.
Bladder cancer is when cells in the bladder begin to grow without control. It is a common type of cancer and most often begins in the urothelial cells that line the inside of your blad...
Skin Cancer Awareness month - written by Mark Thomason, Deputy Head of Clinical Negligence
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
As we move in to the warming weather and with summer just around the corner it is only appropriate that the month of May gives rise to Skin Cancer Awareness Month. As the days lengthen and more and more people take to their gardens and others dust off their running train...