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In Rose the Administrative Court considered whether a Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) had acted unlawfully in failing to follow guidance issued by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), even though it was under no statutory duty to do so.
In this alert Wragge & Co's Information Law experts explain the differences between the Directive originally proposed by the European Commission and the version approved by the European Parliament, and examine whether the concerns raised in relation to the original proposal have been allayed.
This year's Budget has grabbed the pensions headlines. The implications for pensions are likely to be significant, with consequences for defined contribution (DC) schemes and, indirectly, for defined benefit (DB) schemes.
We look at the provisions and restrictions for Independent Providers in more detail and the new financial controls placed on all employers in the NHS Pension Scheme.
HHJ Pelling QC has offered some useful guidance on assessing an account of profits for passing-off in his recent judgment Nigel Woolley & Others v. Up Global Sourcing UK Ltd & Others  EWHC 493.