Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 172 (Nov)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)

Sullivan J

Representation The claimant appeared in person.
  Gerard Clarke (instructed by GMC Legal) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 14 November 2005


Medical practitioner - Disciplinary committee - Interim orders panel - Suspension from register pending fitness to practise assessment - Whether panel erring in directing maintenance of suspension.

The Case

In the circumstances, the defendant's interim orders panel had been correct in maintaining the claimant doctor's suspension until the process of performance assessment had been completed and the matter had gone back to the fitness to practise panel for final determination.

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