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Clinical Negligence
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

In this podcast leading silk, Hugh Preston QC from 7 Bedford Row provides practitioners with trial tactics to use in clinical negligence claims. He sets out the way in which to deal with expert evidence in complex clinical negligence cases, the distinction between breach of duty issues and causation issues and some practical pointers to bear in mind when preparing trial bundles.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Have an understanding of the distinction between breach of duty issues and causation in clinical negligence claims;
  • Know what to consider when dealing with expert evidence in complex clinical negligence claims;
  • Know what to be aware of when preparing trial bundles;
  • Understand why meetings of joint experts are crucial.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
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In this podcast Hugh Preston QC from 7 Bedford Row provides trial tactics for practitioners to use in clinical negligence claims. He sets out helpful pointers for both defendants and claimants, the role of joint experts and the importance of delivering well-presented trial bundles to the trial judge.

Date recorded: 25th July 2013

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