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16
Feb 2024

Company Law Update 2024

There is an exciting development in the world of Company law which is proposed to be introduced in 2024. In this article, Kyrran Dearnley-Porter and Jake Bedford discuss the upcoming Companies House reforms. As of 4th March 2024, a new set of measures will be introduced under the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act. This…

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15
Feb 2024

Section: Medical Negligence

Over fifty per cent of Lancashire GP surgeries ‘at risk of closure’

More than half of GP surgeries in Lancashire say they could close within two years due to budget pressures.   According to a new survey, seven of the region’s practices consider themselves to be under “immediate” threat of closing down and a further 94 surgeries fear they will close in the next 18 to 24…

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15
Feb 2024

Section: Medical Negligence

Flu cases hit new winter high in England

The number of people being admitted to hospital with flu and norovirus has hit a new high for England this winter, with latest NHS figures showing that 2,226 beds were taken up by flu patients each day last week, up 70 per cent in a month.   The NHS said the data showed it was…

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15
Feb 2024

Section: Medical Negligence

Slow-down reported in cancer survival rates improvement

A report by Cancer Research UK says the rate of improvement in the number of people who survive cancer has slowed down, and the rate of progress was five times faster in the 2000s than in the 2010s.   The report largely blames a lack of sufficient funding for research.  However it also finds that…

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15
Feb 2024

Section: Medical Negligence

Experts say under fives betrayed as health declines

Experts say worsening health among the under fives in the UK needs to be urgently addressed, highlighting ‘major health issues’ such as obesity, infant deaths and tooth decay.   The Academy of Medical Sciences says society is betraying children and the problems are limiting their future and damaging economic prosperity.   The government says children’s…

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08
Feb 2024

Chadwick Lawrence Renews Sports Law Partnership With Bradford Bulls

Chadwick Lawrence is thrilled to announce the extension of its sports law sponsorship agreement with the Bradford Bulls, marking the continuation of a highly successful three-year collaboration. This renewed partnership signifies a deepening of the relationship between the firm and the professional rugby league club. Chadwick Lawrence will once again proudly showcase their branding on…

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