More Help To Buy

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Help to buy

Debra Rose, a partner in our property department, takes a look at Help to Buy ISA’s, which launch in December and are designed to help first-time buyers save. There has been much comment in the news recently about the inability of young people to get on the housing ladder.  A report by housing charity Shelter earlier this year found only 43 … Read More

Patient Autonomy – Medical Consent

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Patient Autonomy

Julie Aldred, head of clinical negligence here at Wiseman Lee, takes a look at the consequences of an important change to the law relating to medical consent. In a judgement from March of this year, the Supreme Court has overruled the longstanding law on medical consent on the basis that it no longer reflected modern attitudes to patient-centred treatment, failed to … Read More