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BREXIT: Good News for EEA Nationals and their families who come to the UK during the implementation period

In this blog post, Jacqueline Moore, our Deputy Department Head looks at the main questions thathave been answered in the latest policy announcement. This policy announcement covers only EEA nationals... Read More >
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Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS) and Switching from Humanitarian Protection to Refugee Status

What is VPRS and who does it effect? The Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS) was a scheme launched in January 2014. The government and the UN High Commissioner for... Read More >
Litigation Scales

Health Board held not to be responsible for injuries caused to nurse by patient

A recent decision of the All-Scotland Personal Injury Sheriff Court - Louise Stark v Lothian NHS Board [2018] SC EDIN 7 – concerned a staff nurse (Ms Stark) employed by... Read More >
Sheriff Court Rules

Clinical negligence: another look at wrongful birth claims

The High Court in England has recently revisited the question of wrongful birth claims, and provides a helpful reminder about what can and cannot be claimed for. What is a... Read More >
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More Changes to the Immigration Rules

This month saw another round of changes introduced into the Immigration Rules. Some of these changes are minor and of a technical nature, other changes are more significant. In this... Read More >

Litigation: Court pours cold water on black ice slipping claim

The cold snap that we have been experiencing in the last few weeks has reminded me about a case ( Alan Cairns v Dundee City Council ) determined by the... Read More >
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Worker Registration Scheme Reprieve from the Court of Appeal

In the recently promulgated decision of the Court of Appeal in Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v Gubeladze [2017] EWCA Civ 1751, the Court of Appeal dismissed the... Read More >
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