Rates of #Stillbirth in the UK still high in comparison to other European Countries. For the first time, the Government aims to look closely into enabling full-term stillbirths to be covered by #coronial law. Henry Slack sets out his views: https://t.co/ulUHpbYrsd
Foreign defendants: what weight is an anchor defendant when deciding the proper place to bring a claim? The #UKSC considers the #Brusselsconvention Recast and #CPR practice direction 6B in a claim against UK and foreign co-defendants. https://t.co/MqqGbG611R
Hardwicke is delighted to be a supporter of London International Disputes Week 2019. Sarah Clarke will be speaking speaking on international insolvency issues. You can register for this event on the LIDW19 website: https://t.co/xbho9LjSyA #LIDW19
In November 2017, the Health Secretary, made a statement on the Government’s new strategy to improve safety in NHS maternity services. This included that from April 2018, the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) would investigate every case of a stillbirth, neonatal death, suspected brain injury or maternal death notified to the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists – amounting to around 1,000 incidents per year. Henry Slack sets out his views.