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Pro-VIDE-Law is an initiative by a group of barristers to deliver quality case notes, articles, training and events to the legal community.

Material contribution or inference? Shortcuts to proof in delay of treatment?

By |April 29th, 2014|Events|

Date & Time Date: 29/04/2014 Time: 5:00 am - 6:00 am Location: Hill Dickinson Liverpool, Old Hall Street Event description Lecture addressing the problems that arise in cases of delayed treatment. Specific reference to cauda equina syndrome and the possible importance of Bailey v MoD.

Clinical negligence lecture series

By |April 27th, 2014|Events|

Date & Time Date: 27/02/2014 - 27/03/2014 Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Location: St Johns Buildings Chambers Liverpool, 38 Vernon Street Event description Pro-VIDE-Law are running a clinical negligence lecture series which will take place through February and March 2014. Each lecture will include a contribution from an appropriate medical expert to [...]

Charles Feeny gives lecture on shortcuts to proof in cases of delayed treatment

By |April 7th, 2014|News Stories|

Charles Feeny gave the lecture "Material contribution or inference? Shortcuts to proof in delay of treatment" at Bevan Brittan's London office on the 31st March. The lecture address the legal issues that arise in cases of delayed treatment in the areas of cauda equina syndrome and the influence of material contribution generally. As part of [...]

Pro-VIDE-Law launches new webinar service

By |January 13th, 2014|News Stories|

Building upon the launch of our online initiative, Pro-VIDE-Law has expanded into the provision of webinars. These cover our core interests of personal injury, clinical negligence and industrial disease. All webinars have been authorised by the SRA and carry CPD points. Webinars can be purchased either indefinitely or rented for a 24 hour period. We [...]

Claire McIvor joins Pro-VIDE as contributing editor

By |January 13th, 2014|News Stories|

Pro-VIDE-Law are pleased to announce that Dr Claire McIvor, Senior Lecturer at the University of Birmingham, has joined our panel of contributing editors. Dr McIvor is a tort law specialist. Her main areas of research are liability for the acts of others; public authority negligence; probabilistic causation; and the use of epidemiological evidence in personal [...]

EL claims after the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act; the recrudescence of Middle English law?

By |December 13th, 2013|News Stories|

On Saturday 30th November, Charles Feeny delivered the above lecture at the Personal Injury Bar Association Northern Conference. As a follow up, Charles has provided some additional thoughts on the lecture and how the changes are influencing the law. A copy of the lecture powerpoint is available at the bottom of the page. My starting [...]

Causation in asbestos: Minimal or material? Risk or probability?

By |December 9th, 2013|Webinars|

About this Webinar The webinar explores both the legal and epidemiological issues which arise in asbestos cases. The webinar is split into three sections. The first is an introductory talk on epidemiology by Prof. Damien McElvenny from the Institute of Occupation. The second is a lecture by Dr Sandy Steel of King's College [...]

Getting to the heart of it

By |November 24th, 2013|Webinars|

About this Webinar A webinar exploring legal and technical issues surrounding causation and coronary artery disease. The content is split into three parts. The first part is a presentation by Per Laleng, an academic at the University of Kent, on the law of causation with particular reference to the application of Bailey v MoD. [...]

Causation in asbestos- a great success!

By |November 18th, 2013|News Stories|

Pro-VIDE-Law marked their launch with the event ‘Causation in asbestos: Minimal or material? Risk or probability’. The seminar was a great success and will shortly be available to download as a webinar. Delegates rated the event as excellent and particularly relevant to their practice. For more information on the event, future events and webinars please [...]

Law, Medicine and Science: Reflections from Brussels and Newby Bridge

By |November 13th, 2013|News Stories|

Two meeting in which I have recently participated in illustrate the serious issues to be confronted in litigation where law, medicine and epidemiology inevitably meet. On 1st November 2013, Per Laleng and I attended a meeting in Brussels organised by Claire McIvor of the University of Birmingham, which resulted in the inception of the International Association [...]