Press releases - Professional Regulatory October 2017
Key press releases include those from the: GMC; GDC and BSB.
GMC seeks views on skills needed by newly-qualified doctors (General Medical Council 04.10.17)
The General Medical Council (GMC) has today (Weds 4 October) launched a consultation on the knowledge, skills and professional behaviours needed by newly-qualified doctors in order to help shape the future development of undergraduate medical education.
Consultation proposing Fitness to Practise operational change set to launch (General Dental Council 06.09.17)
On 7 September 2017, the GDC will be launching a consultation outlining proposals for an operational change to the case observations process, which is part of the Fitness to Practise process.
Conducting litigation – updated guidance (Bar Council 04.10.17)
The conduct of litigation is a reserved legal activity under the Legal Services Act 2007. A barrister cannot conduct litigation without authorisation from the Bar Standards Board (BSB).