Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2003] All ER (D) 99 (May)
Neutral Citation: [2003] EWCA Civ 609
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Aldous, Buxton and Rix LJJ

Representation Richard McManus QC and Stephen Whale (instructed by Davenport Lyons) for the claimant.
  Paul Lasok QC (instructed by Carter Lemon Camerons) for the defendant.
  James Flynn (instructed by Field Fisher Waterhouse) for the General Medical Council as interested party.
  Kenneth Parker QC and Jemima Stratford (instructed by the Solicitor for the Department of Health) for the Secretary of State for Health as interested party.
Judgment Dates: 8 May 2003


European Communities - Right of establishment and freedom to provide services - Mutual recognition of qualifications - Claimant registered medical practitioner in Greece and United Kingdom - Claimant seeking registration as specialist in United Kingdom - Registration refused - European Specialist Medical Qualifications Order 1995, art 9.

The Case

The Specialist Training Authority of the Medical Royal Colleges had been correct in refusing to register the claimant as a specialist dermatologist.

Practice Areas

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