Thea Wilson looks at the next development in this case in which the Defendant had sought a third-party costs order against an expert witness, because, after this expert's oral evidence at trial, the Claimant had withdrawn her claim.
Tag: Expert Evidence
Pickering v Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 1171 (QB)
Thea Wilson considers this recent stroke case which involves issues of causation.
Tips on expert evidence
Thea Wilson gives her tips on expert evidence in clinical negligence cases, considering the recent case of Robinson v (1) Liverpool University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (2) Mercier.
Michelle Leach v North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 2914 (QB)
Samuel Cuthbert writes about this recent case, which involved issues of material contribution as well as defendant expert evidence which appeared to intentionally paint the claimant in a bad light.
Breach of duty: Bradfield-Kay v Cope  EWHC 1352 (QB)
In this post, 12KBW pupil Samuel Cuthbert considers the ramifications of the case of Bradfield-Kay v Cope  EWHC 1352 (QB) for the tests set out in Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee  1 WLR 583 and Bolitho v City and Hackney HA  AC 232.
Pneumococcal meningitis judgment: SC v University Hospital Southampton NHS FT  EWHC 1610 (QB)
In this post, Isaac Hogarth summarises the recent case of SC v University Hospital Southampton NHS FT  EWHC 1610 (QB), which involved a failure to diagnose pneumococcal meningitis.