Law

President’s leadership lecture

President’s leadership lecture

Speaking on Thursday evening at the President’s Leadership lecture at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Advocate Neil Mackenzie, a specialist in the areas of professional negligence and industrial disease, outlined the differences between gross negligence manslaughter and involuntary culpable homicide legislation.

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Royal College welcomes decision on Bawa-Garba case

Royal College welcomes decision on Bawa-Garba case

Dr Jackie Taylor, the President-Elect of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has commented on behalf of the College following the ruling by the Court of Appeal on Monday 13th August to overturn the High Court’s decision to strike Dr Bawa-Garba off the medical register earlier this year.

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Video: Medical Consent and the Montgomery Case

Video: Medical Consent and the Montgomery Case

The College was delighted to welcome members and guests to a recent joint event with the Faculty of Advocates on Tuesday 13th March which provided a platform to discuss the impact of the Montgomery ruling on medical consent on medical staff and patients, and the challenges that remain for the wider health service.

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New Event: Patient consent and the Montgomery case

New Event: Patient consent and the Montgomery case

Three years on from the Montgomery ruling, we welcome members of the Faculty of Advocates to join a panel with clinicians to discuss the impact of the case on clinical consent and the challenges that remain.

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