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Sintons’ Healthcare Team wins appointment to the panel of the North of England NHS Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC)


Law firm Sintons has won an appointment to the panel of the North of England NHS Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC). Sintons – known nationally for its expertise in healthcare […]

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Legal Update – deprivation of liberty: Government dispenses with the requirement for Coroners to hold an investigation into all deaths under DoLS


The recently implemented Policing and Crime Act 2017 (PCA 2017) has removed the requirement for a coroner to hold an investigation or inquest into the death of every person who […]

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NHS threatens GPs with closure – Sunday Times Article – 2nd April 2017


Dozens of GP surgeries across the country are threatened with closure after the NHS increased its property service charges by up to 1,000%. Hundreds of surgeries that rent premises from […]

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Law Commission Report: ‘Liberty Protection Safeguards’ are proposed to replace DoLS scheme


On 13th March 2017, following the conclusion of a lengthy public consultation, the Law Commission published its long awaited final report and draft bill setting out recommendations for the reform […]

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