October 2016 Archive

Case Summary - Kimmance v General Medical Council [2016] EWHC 1808 (Admin)

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A case that reminds regulators of the importance of ensuring allegations reflect the available evidence and acting fairly but is also a stark reminder of the danger of registrants not attending their disciplinary hearing (echoing Burrows v GPhC) and the importance of regulators informing them of the consequences of non-attendance. More …

Case Summary – Solicitors' Regulation Authority v Manak and Dhillon [2016] EWHC 1914 (Admin)

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An appeal against a strike out decision by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal ("SDT"). The strike out decision was made by the SDT on the ground that the respondents were unable to understand the cases they had to meet and that to proceed would have been an abuse of process. More …

Case Summary – Jenyo v General Medical Council [2016] EWHC 1708 (Admin)

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An appeal by the Registrant against a panel's finding of the subjective element of dishonesty was dismissed. More …