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05.06.2018

Litigation Team of the Year at the 2018 Irish Law Awards

Orpen Franks medical negligence and professional negligence team shortlisted for Litigation Team of the Year at the 2018 Irish Law Awards.

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21.05.2018

Verdict of medical misadventure following stillbirth at Portlaoise Hospital

Orpen Franks Solicitors represented the parents of baby Glen O’Reilly who was stillborn at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise on 29 October 1997.

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09.05.2018

Report released on Review of the Maternity Services at Portiuncula Hospital

An external independent Clinical Review was commissioned by the Chief Clinical Director of Saolta in January 2015 following a concern that a higher

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16.05.2017

Irish Law Awards 2017 – Winner

The results are in! The Irish Law Awards 2017 took place on 12th May 2017 in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road.

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11.04.2017

MULTIPLE DEATHS DUE TO MISDIAGNOSIS AND MEDICAL ERRORS AMONG NOTIFIABLE INCIDENTS

Last year there were almost 500 notifiable incidents in HSE Hospitals. Among the list of notifiable incidents were numerous deaths which arose due to

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20.01.2017

Colon cancer missed following colonoscopies in Wexford General Hospital

The Health Service Executive (HSE) has published a final report on the management of patient safety incidents involving BowelScreen and symptomatic

06.12.2016

HIQA Review of Progress at Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise

The Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) has published its review of progress made at the Midland Regional Hospital

25.05.2016

ORPEN FRANKS TAKE PART IN WOMEN’S MINI MARATHON

Orpen Franks are delighted to be taking part in this year’s Women’s Mini Marathon.

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17.05.2016

Third Party Funding: Irish Courts Refuse to Diverge from “Established and Consistent” Case Law and Legislation

The issue of third party funding of litigation came before the Irish High Court for the first time recently in the decision of Ms.

12.05.2016

Irish Law Awards 2016 – Winner

We are grateful and appreciative that our clients, colleagues and friends took the time to contribute to the nomination and voting process in the Irish Law Awards 2016.

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