News and Events - Grace Forbes


6th Oct 2019News

New Notification of Death Regulations: Filling A Lacuna in the Law

On 1st October 2019 the new ‘Notification of Deaths Regulations 2019’ came into force.  Long anticipated, these guidelines set out a roadmap for when the medical profession will be under a duty to notify a senior coroner of a death.  A new set of written obligations with the force of law behind them may initially […]

19th Oct 2018Newsletters

Business Crime & Financial Services Autumn Newsletter

Welcome to this Autumn edition of 2 Hare Court’s Business Crime Group newsletter; we hope that it finds you refreshed after a summer break. In this edition, Oliver Glasgow QC and Ben Rich discuss the first challenge to an Unexplained Wealth Order which was brought by Mrs Hajiyeva, who infamously spent £16 million in Harrods […]

5th Mar 2018Newsletters

Professional Discipline Winter Newsletter

The recent months have raised a broad range of different issues. Paul Renteurs looks at the high profile anti-doping case of Tyson Fury, and the fraught question of the burden of proof in such cases. Grace Forbes examines O’Connor v BSB and racial discrimination claims against a regulatory body. In respect of healthcare regulation, Andrew […]

6th Oct 2017Newsletters

Professional Discipline Autumn Newsletter

Welcome to the Autumn edition of 2 Hare Court’s Professional Discipline Newsletter. The NMC’s long awaited legislative changes have now come into force. As Grace Forbes notes in her helpful summary, the Case Examiners’ flexible powers are likely to see a significant reduction in the number of cases being referred for a formal hearing. In […]