The Liver Building

Preparing for Change-The New PI Landscape Ahead

Details

Speaker: Jeff Zindani

Date: Friday 18th October, 2019

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: S4332

Description

This topical but connected roundup of legal and market trends, will bring a unique insight into what PI lawyers and firms will face in the next year or so.

With a raft of new reforms, from the new Civil Liability Act and the expected rise in the small claims limit, together with the recent MOJ announcement of an extension of fixed recoverable costs, it is critical for you to understand what the new landscape is likely to look like next year.

The seminar will cover the following:

  • Civil Liability Act-Key Provisions
  • Definition of Whiplash and the Regulations
  • The New Portal for Whiplash Injuries
  • The Tariff Figures and a Reality Check
  • Small Claims Limit Increase-Will this Work for You?
  • Jackson Mark II-An Expanded Fast Track
  • The Costs “Grid”: Case Studies and Problems
  • CPR36, Conduct and FRC in Practice
  • More Reforms in the Pipeline?

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