Medico-legal News – Autumn 2023

A digest of some interesting cases over the last 12 months:- Withdrawal of Treatment Clinical Negligence Disciplinary Inquests WITHDRAWAL OF TREATMENT - St George's NHS Trust v.Casey [2023] EWHC 2244 (Fam) When asked to declare the death of an adult, [...]

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A Practical Guide to Non-Party Costs Orders – Author Charles Shwenn

Chambers would like to congratulate Charles Shwenn on the publication of his book by Law Brief Publishing: A Practical Guide to Non-Party Costs Orders. This is a valuable tool for practitioners as well as companies, insurers and commercial litigation funders. [...]

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Lord Chancellor Announces New Discount Rate for Personal Injury Claims

On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced a new discount rate of -0.25 for personal injury claims. After many years of the discount rate remaining at 2.5, in 2017 the rate was changed to -0.75. This resulted in some [...]

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