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Ibrahim v Medical Board of Australia [2015] NSWCA 207

In 2013 Dr Ibrahim, an international medical graduate who holds registration as a medical practitioner in Egypt, applied to the Medical Board of Australia for limited registration to practice as a medical practitioner in an area of need. 373 more words

Case Law Update

Health Care Complaints Commission v Perry [2015] NSWCATOD 76

The Tribunal recently accepted that it was not in the public’s interest to proceed with disciplinary proceedings brought against a practitioner:

The complaints filed against the practitioner dealt with alleged misconduct in relation to the treatment of 25 patients as well as inadequate medical records. 200 more words

Case Law Update

Affordable Care Act Reporting Penalties Significantly Increased

On June 29, 2015, President Barack Obama signed the Trade Preferences Extension Act (the Act) into law. In addition to containing several revenue offsets, the… 404 more words

Health Care Law

Kesserwani v Chiropractic Council of NSW [2015] NSWCATOD 77

A chiropractor recently failed to obtain orders from the Tribunal to stay the condition imposed on his registration that he have a chaperone present during his consultations. 255 more words

Case Law Update

Court of Appeals Revisits 'Who Is the Client?' Question in Insurance Defense

The Court of Appeals recently reaffirmed Washington’s “one client” standard for insurance company defense counsel.

The Court of Appeals recently reaffirmed Washington’s “one client” standard for insurance company defense counsel. 381 more words

Case Law Updates

Ping Yuan v Da Yong Chen [2015] NSWSC 932

Recently an urgent application was made at 9pm by phone to the NSW Supreme Court seeking an order to allow for the collection of sperm from an unconscious patient who was in a critical condition and was expected to live for only a few hours. 274 more words

Case Law Update

Signing up for Health Insurance

After years of hard work (and a little fun), you’ve graduated!  With your diploma in hand, you are tackling new challenges…finding a job, moving into a new place, and dealing with “real world” responsibilities for the first time.  410 more words

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