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1. Para 11 Guidance for the Instruction of Experts in Civil Claims
2. Sardar v NHS Commissioning Board  EWHC 38
3. Sardar – see above
4. EXP v Barker  EWHC 1289
5. EXP – see above
6. The standard court direction in clinical negligence claims in the High Court includes the direction that: “13 Experts shall, at the time of producing their reports, produce a CV giving details of any employment or activity which raises a possible conflict of interest.”
7. Guidance for the Instruction of Experts in Civil Claims 2014 referred to in the Practice Direction to Part 35 of the Civil Procedure Rules 1998
8. Ali Shah v North West London Hospital NHS Trust  EWHC 4088
9. Chappell v Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 4023
10. Where experts significantly alter their opinion, the legal team must inform the other parties as soon as possible –para 66 of the Guidance
11. Siegel v Pummell  EWHC 4309
12. Shah – see above
13. An expression used by this author and explained in more detail in Writing Medico-Legal Reports in Civil Claims – an essential guide (Eyre & Alexander) (www.prosols.uk.com)
14.  1 Med LR 177 at 125