Lorraine Harris reviews the case of Parkinson which now clarifies the extremely limited use of Article 2 in cases of death following medical treatment, as well as the difficulty of challenging the decision making of a Coroner. Analysis at the close of the article reveals the salient points of the case.
The importance of Domicile issues in cases dealing with the estates of deceased persons is often overlooked. The increase in immigration in recent decades means that it is increasingly frequent for lawyers to be dealing with cases in which there is some ‘foreign element’.
On 12 May 2020, Huw Lippiatt and Philippa Hildyard will be hosting a seminar entitled ‘Familial Child Sexual abuse – where are we at? A review of ‘the multi-agency responses to child sex abuse in the family environment’ report, Re AA & 25 others  EWFC 64, and our experience of recent multi-party proceedings’. They […]