John de Bono QC discusses the Lord Chancellor’s announcement that the discount rate would be revised from 2.5% to -0.75%. This clearly has major implications for the calculation of future losses and will lead to much higher awards and settlements than we have seen before.
Bell v The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust  EWCA Civ 1363
Written by Emma Sutton for for Medical Law Reports on 10 December 2021.
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Adrian Hopkins QC co-writes an article in the Bulletin of the Royal College of Surgeons concerning the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board. The article was co-written by Angela Coulter, senior research scientist at the University of Oxford and Ben Moulton, senior vice-president of the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation, Boston, MA, US.
Regulators, HMRC, investigation agencies and private prosecutors are pursuing more cases than ever before against corporate bodies, directors and executives. Chris Daw QC, Sarah Clarke and Anthony Haycroft write for The Lawyer.