Training & Knowledge: Andrew Hurst

27th Feb 2018Newsletters

Bye-bye Bijl

The recent case of GMC v Bawa -Garba [2018] EWHC 76 (Admin) could well be taking us all back to the bad old days when the thirst for punitive sanctions outweighed any other more nuanced assessment of the public interest. The case is a sad one. A child was admitted to hospital, initially misdiagnosed and […]

17th May 2017Newsletters

A Scottish twist to Enemuwe

Another appeal looks at the appropriateness of admitting in evidence previous disciplinary reports or conclusions The recent appeal of Tordoka Georgiva v NMC Scotland [2017] SC EDIN 12 revisits the vexed issue: when may a regulator rely on the disciplinary report of another body? You would be forgiven for thinking this issue was settled by […]