Legal Advice articles

Care England provides mergers and acquisitions guidance

Care England provides mergers and acquisitions guidance

Care England has teamed up with law firm Hewitsons to offer mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advice.

Assault case against former Four Seasons carer quashed

A Court case against a former Four Seasons care assistant has been thrown out following appeal.

TECH TALK: Prepare for GDPR

Person Centred Software founder and director Jonathan Papworth advises how you should prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Akari Care fined £120,000 over resident’s death

Care home operator Akari Care has been fined £120,000 and ordered to pay £42,000 in legal costs following an HSE prosecution over a resident’s death.

ASK THE EXPERT: How to challenge a false neglect allegation

Legal consultant Philip Williams of leading serious fraud, crime and regulatory law firm Blackfords LLP offers advice on how to challenge a false neglect or wrongful death allegation

GUEST COLUMN: Will English language relaxation help ease nursing crisis?

Immigration solicitor Anne Morris updates on recently-announced concessions to the NMC pre-registration process for foreign nurses, and asks if the changes go far enough to help care providers access overseas nursing talent.

ASK THE EXPERT: Managing the relative from Hell

Paul Ridout, Managing Director of Solicitors Ridouts Professional Services PLC, on how to deal with unruly resident family members.

GUEST COLUMN: CQC communicates its regulatory intentions for adult social care

Nythan Smith, Trainee Solicitor, Ridouts Professional Services PLC, provides insight into how the CQC plans to changes the way it regulates.

LEGAL FOCUS: Are CQC prosecutions on the rise?

Caroline Barker, Director of solicitor Ridouts Professional Services Plc, examines whether CQC prosecutions are on the rise.

Legal firm appoints Senior Partner

Andrew Parsons has been appointed Senior Partner at legal advice firm RadcliffesLeBrasseur.