Recent Cases

Gautam v Health Care Complaints Commission (No 1) [2021] NSWCA 1 (13 January 2021) (Basten JA)


PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – appeal – stay – medical practitioner – finding of professional misconduct – order suspending registration – period of suspension likely to expire before appeal determined – appeal reasonably arguable – misconduct involved single incident three years before order made – order the suspension not commence for 30 days – no evidence of immediate risk to patients or parents