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Patient consent issues where the procedure is performed by another surgeon - Tinnock v Murrumbidgee Local Health District (No 6) [2017] NSWSC 1003

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 14, 2017 4:05:05 PM / by John Van de Poll and Vahini Chetty posted in Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences, Insurance


Ms Tinnock initially underwent surgery for repair of an incisional hernia on 7 June 2010, under the care of Dr Justin Gundara, surgical registrar. The surgery was supervised by Dr Michael Payne, specialist general surgeon.

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Supreme Court Warms to Inference as to Cause of Fire

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 17, 2015 9:34:39 AM / by John Van de Poll and Vahini Chetty posted in Insurance

Last week, the New South Wales Supreme Court handed down a decision in the matter of Anderson v Ausgrid [2015] NSWSC 1308 which is likely to be extremely helpful to insurers seeking recovery as a result of fire damage.

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