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Prescription error claims
18
Mar
2019

According to a study, 1 in 20 prescriptions has an error. So, what is being done about serious prescription and dispensing errors and is it possible for a patient to make a claim against their doctor or pharmacist?

Inheritance Act claims after 25 years
15
Mar
2019

The High Court has granted permission to bring a claim under the Inheritance Act – despite it being issued more than 25 years after the deadline.

Matthew Barrow with Lester Aldridge's newly qualified solicitors.
14
Mar
2019

Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce six trainees have qualified as solicitors and also welcomes three new trainee solicitors.

NHS Continuing Care
14
Mar
2019

A mere 24% of eligibility assessments in the third quarter of 2018 resulted in NHS Continuing Healthcare funding. The LA Community Care team shares top tips to help secure funding.

Apprentices at Lester Aldridge
5
Mar
2019

Apprentices at full service law firm Lester Aldridge are celebrating National Apprenticeship week, which runs from 4th-8th March 2019.

Mental Capacity Act reform
1
Mar
2019

With the recent press coverage on the Mental Capacity Act Amendment Bill (MCA Bill), James Pantling-Skeet explains the key principles & proposed reform.

Karl Lagerfield cat Choupette
26
Feb
2019

It has been widely reported that the late fashion designer, Karl Lagerfeld, has left some of his £153m fortune to his beloved cat, Choupette.

no-fault divorce
25
Feb
2019

The government has announced its commitment to a reform of divorce law, introducing no-fault divorce which hopes to remove the painful battles that couples often face when divorcing. Read the full story here.

Sepsis claims
21
Feb
2019

Sepsis has been hitting headlines across the UK in recent years. Make sure you know your rights when it comes to making sepsis claims.

elderly-man
18
Feb
2019

The UK health & social care crisis continues as new Age UK research reports more than 77 deaths occur per day while awaiting care package.