UAE: the standard of care for special care objects and equipment and the extent of liability of its custodiandownload
The responsibility for objects that need special care or sophisticated mechanical equipment lies with the person who is in control of said objects.
Health Alert — 6 May 2013download
The 6 May 2013 issue of DLA Piper’s Health Alert publication is available now.
Health Alert — 13 May 2013download
The 13 May 2013 issue of DLA Piper’s Health Alert publication is available now.
This briefing is intended to cut through the pages of small print and to see where CCGs will stand in the new world order when it comes to planning and securing services for patients.
The Money Advice Liaison Group has released a briefing note on the best practice for appropriately processing data from individuals with mental health problems.
Definition of medical negligence according to UAE law.
Doctors treating transgender patients will be required to adopt a change of attitude or potentially face fitness-to-practise investigations by the General Medical Council.
The appellant was a podiatrist — Raymond Wisson — registered with the HPC. It was alleged by a female colleague that he had made sexually inappropriate comments during a conversation with her at work.
This paper from Shoosmiths looks at the importance of legal representation before regulatory bodies.
Alcohol strategy consultationdownload
The alcohol strategy consultation (“the Consultation) published on 28 November 2012 seeks views on a number of proposed changes to the licensing laws.
In a pending False Claims Act case involving allegations of noncompliance with the federal physician self-referral law, the US District Court for the Middle District of Florida has issued a recent order denying the protection of attorney-client privilege.
Recent publicity about confidentiality or ‘gagging’ clauses in employees’ severance agreements, especially where matters of wider public interest arise, has highlighted the issues involved in the negotiation and drafting of such provisions.