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Information is now available at NHS and Social Care Coronavirus Life Assurance 2020
— Read on www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/nhs-and-social-care-coronavirus-life-assurance-scheme-2020
Roberts v Johnstone 
— Read on www.judiciary.uk/you-and-the-judiciary/going-to-court/court-of-appeal-home/the-court-of-appeal-civil-division-live-streaming-of-court-hearings/
WHO chief warns of ‘new and dangerous’ Covid-19 phase – Panorama | Armenian news
— Read on www.panorama.am/en/news/2020/06/20/WHO/2313657
An update from the CMOs for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland on the alert level in the UK.
— Read on www.gov.uk/government/news/update-from-the-uk-chief-medical-officers-on-the-uk-alert-level
Another judgment appears to show that portal mistakes are permanent – no matter how big they might be.
— Read on www.lawgazette.co.uk/law/court-refuses-to-let-claimant-backtrack-on-5k-settlement-mistake/5104476.article
Statement on how we are engaging with policyholders and insurance intermediaries on business interruption (BI) insurance.
— Read on www.fca.org.uk/news/statements/business-interruption-insurance-during-coronavirus
Hazards Campaign: We go back to work safely, or not at all | Hazards Campaign
— Read on www.hazardscampaign.org.uk/blog/hazards-campaign-we-go-back-to-work-safely-or-not-at-all
Mail on Sunday settled with Palestinian Return Centre.
— Read on electronicintifada.net/blogs/asa-winstanley/palestinians-win-damages-over-labour-anti-semitism-libel
A female nurse at a hospital in Tula, central Russia became an online sensation overnight after she turned up to work wearing nothing but underwear beneath a see-through protective suit, gloves and goggles.
— Read on www.rt.com/russia/489144-tula-nurse-protective-suit-bikini/
The Bureau urges Number 10 to publish a long-overdue Russia report by the Intelligence and Security Committee
— Read on www.thebureauinvestigates.com/stories/2020-06-17/the-bureau-presses-number-10-to-release-the-delayed-russia-report
Simon Antrobus QC, together with David Young and Erin Shoesmith of Addleshaw Goddard LLP consider the issue of the use of face coverings at work.
— Read on www.crownofficechambers.com/2020/06/11/simon-antrobus-qc-together-with-david-young-and-erin-shoesmith-of-addleshaw-goddard-llp-consider-the-issue-of-the-use-of-face-coverings-at-work/
The effects of short-term formaldehyde exposure are eye, nose, and throat irritation. Long-term effects of formaldehyde exposure…
— Read on m.wisegeek.com/what-are-the-effects-of-formaldehyde-exposure.htm
Vienna force write on Twitter that ‘no one is reported for accidentally letting one go’
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/16/austrian-police-defend-decision-to-fine-man-after-provocative-fart
I had no sooner finished a webinar about surveillance evidence this afternoon when I received an email and a copy of a case from solicitor Steve Evans.* The judgment of HHJ Yelton (sitting in the High Court) in Kilbey -v- Arien Contractors Ltd (13/12/2019) is an example of surveillance evidence in a personal injury case…
— Read on www.civillitigationbrief.com/2020/06/16/surveillance-evidence-allegations-of-malingering-and-indemnity-costs-against-the-defendant/
Six deaths, all involving men with connections to protests in Ferguson, Missouri, drew speculation in activist communities that something sinister is at play.
— Read on www.chicagotribune.com/nation-world/ct-ferguson-activist-deaths-black-lives-matter-20190317-story.html
International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU)
— Read on www.thenation.com/article/economy/dockworkers-union-shutdown-george-floyd/tnamp/
Exclusive: senior official says contact tracing should be more effective before measures eased
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/14/who-cautions-against-further-lifting-lockdown-england
Legal Update by Michael Ditchfield & Michael Rawlinson QC of Kings Chambers, Manchester..
— Read on www.parklaneplowden.co.uk/news/restoring-companies-to-the-register-the-third-parties-rights-against-insurers-act-2010-a-novel-issue-arising-in-mesothelioma-litigation-and-the-conflict-between-the-compensation-act-2006-and-the-2010-act
Court backs injunction protecting the identity of US businessman identified in documents leaked to news agency.
— Read on www.lawgazette.co.uk/law/suspect-under-investigation-has-reasonable-expectation-of-privacy-coa-rules/5104320.article
The Government has provided additional guidance on looking after those who may lack capacity in the pandemic. You can read it here.There are a number o…
— Read on insights.doughtystreet.co.uk/post/102g9b4/capacity-dols-and-covid-19-updated-guidance
By Henry Blaxland QC of the Garden Court Criminal Defence Team.
This blog piece featured originally on The Secret Barrister’s Guest Blog on 09/06/2020.
— Read on www.gardencourtchambers.co.uk/coronavirus-legal-news-views/does-the-buck-stop-legal-liability-for-death-from-covid-19
Recording now available for Multi-Systemic and Cognitive Aspects of Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2!
— Read on mailchi.mp/myotonic/multi-systemic-and-cognitive-aspects-of-myotonic-dystrophy-type-2
The Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) provides scientific and technical advice to support government decision makers during emergencies.
— Read on www.gov.uk/government/groups/scientific-advisory-group-for-emergencies-sage-coronavirus-covid-19-response
Evidence supports physical distancing, masks, and eye protection to help prevent COVID-19 – Brighter World
— Read on brighterworld.mcmaster.ca/articles/evidence-supports-physical-distancing-masks-and-eye-protection-to-help-prevent-covid-19/
The Milwaukee protest followed a route from Veterans Park with fewer hills for those using wheelchairs and other mobility aids.
— Read on amp.jsonline.com/amp/3173136001
Starmer had said toppling of statue was ‘completely wrong’. Black MP Dawn Butler corrects him Labour’s Brent MP Dawn Butler Black Labour MP Dawn Butler has bravely gone on the public record to contradict and correct the party’s leader for his weak stance on the destruction of a statue of slaver Edward Colston by ‘Black…
— Read on skwawkbox.org/2020/06/08/butler-corrects-starmer-publicly-on-destruction-of-slaver-colsons-statue/
These Regulations come into force on the 8th June 2020. They impose an obligation to self isolate for 14 days in relation to some people returning from abroad. The “self-isolation” obligation in these Regulations is far stricter than those imposed on the public during “lockdown”. There is no right to leave the premises for the…
— Read on lawinthetimeofcorona.wordpress.com/2020/06/07/the-health-protection-coronavirus-international-travel-england-regulations-2020-coming-into-force-on-the-8th-june/
Hospitals in England have been told staff will have to start wearing surgical masks, as will visitors, from 15 June
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/06/face-masks-we-were-not-consulted-nhs-trust-chiefs-complain
15/11/19 initial application to the CAS judgment:
Press release 10/06/20:
By Nate RaymondFord Motor Co and other manufacturers can be held liable forfailing to warn of the risks associated with asbestos-containingreplacem
— Read on mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSL1N2DH1Q1
The inquiry, stemming from the death of George Floyd, will be designed to root out “systemic racism that is generations deep,” Gov. Tim Walz told reporters.
Covid-19: Questions of conscience and duty for scientific advisers | The BMJ
— Read on www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m2102.abstract