Search
Searching Content indexed under Professional Negligence by Wright Hassall LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1  
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Expert Witnesses- A Cautionary Tale
In the dim and distant past expert witnesses could not be sued for negligence.
UK
7 Mar 2019
2
Solicitors Found Negligent When Failing To Register A Property Transfer That Facilitated Fraud
If solicitors fail to do their job properly, with the result that a fraudulent transaction is not carried out as intended, are the solicitors still liable?
UK
14 Jan 2019
3
Shrewsbury And Telford NHS Trust
A clinical negligence lawyer at a leading Midlands law firm is urging Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust to review the training of their maternity staff immediately to improve patient safety.
UK
7 Dec 2018
4
No Duty Of Care Owed By Consulting Engineers To The Ultimate Site Purchaser
This was a professional negligence claim brought by the claimant, a national housebuilding company trading as Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes ("BDW"), ...
UK
5 Oct 2018
5
Legal Claims Lost By Negligent Solicitors - How Does The Law Assess The Financial Damage?
Legal claims for damages can be lost if they are not brought in time. Your solicitor should make sure that doesn't happen ...
UK
27 Sep 2018
6
When To Issue And Serve A Claim Form And What To Do If Your Solicitor Misses The Deadline
Claims for breach of contract must be made within 6 years of the breach. A claim form must be served within four months of issue.
UK
25 Sep 2018
7
Unsafe Hospital Major Contributory Factor In Doctor's Manslaughter Conviction
It is exceptionally rare for a doctor to be convicted in a criminal court for gross negligence manslaughter which is why the case of Dr Bawa-Garba,
UK
28 Aug 2018
8
NHS Mistakes Are Rare But Can Be Devastating
Data obtained via a Freedom of Information (FOI) request indicates the total cost of successful clinical claims closed (or settled as a PPO) ...
UK
23 Jul 2018
9
Timely Pursuit Of Pension Negligence Claims
Financial planning of one's affairs usually takes place over a number of years, revisiting investments, considering tax relief, and possibly transferring from one pension scheme to another.
UK
31 May 2018
10
Solicitors As Guarantors For Conveyancing Transactions? (Video)
Buying and selling houses can be stressful enough, but what happens if you discover that the seller was a fraudster after your solicitor has already handed over the purchase monies?
UK
23 May 2018
11
Avoiding Liability Even Where There Is Negligence
The recent case of Manchester Building Society v Grant Thornton 2018 is a striking example of the inability to recover certain losses from a professional adviser, even where their advice has been negligent.
UK
21 May 2018
12
Urgent Questions Over ‘Rough Surgery' Performed By Neurosurgeon
In case reminiscent of the suspension of Manu Nair, the consultant whose surgical techniques for treating men with prostate cancer were found to be inappropriate in some cases and harmful in others ...
UK
14 Mar 2018
13
Lawyers Not To Blame For Spiralling Cost Of Negligence Claims
On Monday 5 February, Clare Foges, one of the regular feature writers for the Times wrote an excoriating piece on the compensation culture in response to a call from NHS leaders to the Justice Secretary ...
UK
16 Feb 2018
14
Changes To Consent To Medical Treatment
Following the Supreme Court decision in Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board the law relating to informed consent has been redefined.
UK
31 Jan 2018
Links to Result pages
 
1