Thea Wilson considers this recent stroke case which involves issues of causation.
Month: July 2022
Lisa Pal v Dr Damen (1) v Belgo international Research Applications and Development NV (2) [2-22] EWHC 004697 (QB): The jurisdiction battle in foreign clinical negligence claims
John-Paul Swoboda discusses the case of Pal, regarding cosmetic surgery abroad and the issue of jurisdiction.
RKT v Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust: Isaac Hogarth secures large settlement for patient who suffered total colectomy with permanent ileostomy and significant exacerbation to pre-existing schizophrenia, weeks before High Court trial
Isaac Hogarth of 12 King’s Bench Walk, instructed by Alisha Puri of Irwin Mitchell successfully represented the claimant (‘C’) in his claim against Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (‘D’), weeks before the start of a trial on causation and quantum. The settlement of £600,000 was subsequently approved by Deputy High Court Judge Clare Padley.