The Liver Building

Personal Injury Update with Jeff Zindani

Details

Speaker: Jeff Zindani

Date: Thursday 8th October, 2020

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Areas of Law: Civil Litigation; Personal Injury

Competencies: A2

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

Course Code: S4404

Description

This seminar will guide you through a number of important developments over the past 12 months and will also look at some hot topics for practitioners. It will consider case law guidance together with practical tips, insights, and tactics used by insurers and defendants.

This seminar will be presented by Jeff Zindani and will also include an update on important government reforms in the PI sector.

This seminar will cover the following:

  • The PI Reform Agenda – from the Civil Liability Act 2018, small claims increase to the extension of fixed recoverable costs
  • Overcharging clients – guidance from the Court of Appeal
  • Claims Portal and fixed recoverable costs – case law update
  • Fundamental dishonesty – where are we now?
  • Qualified one-way costs shifting – key cases
  • Limitation and service issues – case law round up
  • Liability case law update – notable cases over the past 12 months
  • Damages update – Ogden v Smith and the Court of Appeal.
  • The Benefits Trap-CRU deductions after Universal Credit

Speaker Biographies

Jeff Zindani is a well know figure in personal injury practice, having been EP at Russell Jones and Walker (now Slater & Gordon) and has been immersed in the world of the Jackson reforms since writing his book with Prof Dominic Regan, ‘Surviving Jackson – How To Develop A Profitable Personal Injury Practice For The Future’.

Jeff, has over 25 years’ experience in personal injury claims for both claimants and defendants and will guide you through all of the issues you will face with a modern personal injury practice today.

He is still undertaking personal injury work at the boutique PI firm, Ellis Hass & Co in the Midlands and is also Managing Director of Acquira Legal which is a bespoke agency for buying and selling PI firms.

Prices

Member £105
Non-member £150
Corporate Member Training Offer 1 Credit
Training Season Ticket Free
Note: 20% VAT added at checkout