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CQC briefing – CQC Notices of Proposal increase

As reported in a previous briefing, CQC enforcement action increased by 75% in 2017. It is also important to note that there has been an increase in Notices of Proposal (NOP) to impose conditions or vary the registration of providers. Commonly the…

No special treatment for litigants in person

The Supreme Court has given judgment in Barton v Wright Hassall[1], rejecting the claimant’s appeal, a litigant in person, that his service of a claim form on a solicitor by email be considered good service. The general position in civil proceedings…

GDPR – Lawful grounds for processing data

Following the data mapping process, health and social care organisations will need to articulate the purpose for each category of their data processing and identify the lawful basis for processing the data identified. This briefing highlights the relevant changes to…