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Mr David Pugh And The Eclipse Proclaim Personal Injury Awards 2008

EDM number 2349 in 2007-08, proposed by Stephen Hepburn on 27/10/2008.
Categorised under the topic of Legal profession.

That this House is concerned that Mr David Pugh of Halliwells Solicitors has been nominated to receive an award at the Eclipse Proclaim Personal Injury Awards 2008 due to be held at the Café Royal on 4th November 2008; is further concerned that an awards ceremony that purports to recognise excellence within the personal injury sector should consider Mr Pugh's attack on workers' compensation for occupational injury an example of excellence; notes that Mr Pugh applied his legal expertise to the detriment of thousands of workers in the pleural plaques test case that saw pleural plaques removed as a compensatable injury; and calls on the organisers of the awards ceremony, Barker Brooks Media, the company behind Legal and Medical and Claims Management magazines, to remove Mr Pugh from the list of nominees.

This motion has been signed by a total of 18 MPs.

Stephen Hepburn27/10/2008JarrowLabourProposed
Rudi Vis28/10/2008Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSeconded
Alan Simpson28/10/2008Nottingham SouthLabourSeconded
Robert Wareing29/10/2008Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSeconded
Andrew Dismore29/10/2008HendonLabourSeconded
Janet Anderson29/10/2008Rossendale and DarwenLabourSeconded
Frank Cook29/10/2008Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn29/10/2008Islington NorthLabourSigned
Ann Cryer29/10/2008KeighleyLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins30/10/2008TamworthLabourSigned
John Cummings30/10/2008EasingtonLabourSigned
Jim Sheridan03/11/2008Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthLabourSigned
Denis Murphy03/11/2008WansbeckLabourSigned
Michael Clapham03/11/2008Barnsley West and PenistoneLabourSigned
David Taylor04/11/2008North West LeicestershireLabourSigned
Harry Cohen06/11/2008Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned
Peter Kilfoyle10/11/2008Liverpool, WaltonLabourSigned
John McDonnell25/11/2008Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned

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