Welcome to this special issue of the Quarterly Medical Law Review, brought to you by the barristers at 1 Crown Office Row.

In this special issue Lizanne Gumbel QC explains the Court of Appeal’s much awaited judgment in Swift v Carpenter concerning accommodation claims. She explains the judgment and provides a worked example.

Judgment: Swift v Carpenter [2020] EWCA Civ 1295

QMLR Special Release Commentary: QMLR Special Issue Swift v Carpenter

Furthermore, at 3.30pm on Monday, 12 October 2020barristers from 1 Crown Office Row, including Lizanne Gumbel QC and John Whitting QC, will be hosting a Q&A webinar where all your questions about the judgment will be answered. This talk will be recorded. For more information, questions for our speakers or to subscribe please email Olivia Kaplan at medlaw@1cor.com

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