The Liver Building

Civil Procedure Rules Update with Helen Swaffield

Details

Speaker: Helen Swaffield

Date: Thursday 18th October, 2018

Time: 10:00 - 16:30

Areas of Law: Civil Litigation

Competencies: D3,C1,B2,B3,B6,B7,A2,A4 and A5

Venue:
Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
Liverpool,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4163

Description

This is the latest CPR changes and a review of key procedural developments over the year. Suitable for all types of litigators and a good opportunity to look at key topics in depth.

  • Pre-action protocols
  • ADR and settlement
  • Disclosure- applications
  • Part 36
  • Fixed costs- The Briggs Review
  • New Enterprise courts
  • Precedent H
  • Security for costs
  • Summary judgment
  • Striker/abuse of process
  • Evidence
  • Experts

Speaker Biographies

Helen Swaffield is a barrister with over 20 years’ experience in commercial litigation. Within her practice at St Ives Chambers, Birmingham, Helen works with government bodies and leading firms of solicitors on a range of commercial and in-house projects and advice. Helen is the Editor of the Commercial Litigation Journal and the Procurement and Outsourcing Journal both published by Legalese and is a regular legal Commentator and Broadcaster.

Prices

Member £200
Non-member £290
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