The Liver Building

2018 Family Finance Conference **WAITING LIST**

Details

Speaker: Various

Date: Wednesday 26th September, 2018

Time: 09:30 - 15:45

Areas of Law: Family

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

Course Code: S3998

Description

This event is currently at the maximum capacity and we are now operating a waiting list.

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Should a place become available, we will contact you to confirm.

9.10-9.30 Registration & refreshments

9.30-9.40 Chairperson opens ~ HHJ Andrew Greensmith

9.40– 10.40 Protecting your client from the impact of a bankrupt spouse:the legal framework~ Abigail Bennett, St Johns

  • The impact of bankruptcy on matrimonial proceedings
  • IVA’s
  • Practical steps to assist where bankruptcy/IVA threatened
  • Recent case law update
  • Overview of statutory framework

10.40 – 11.15 Examining Kerman and Akhmedova ~ Matthew Brundson-Tully, 1 Hare Court

  • AAZ v BBZ and Others (Financial Remedies: Sharing Principle: Special Contribution) [2016] EWHC 3234 (Fam)
  • AAZ v BBZ and Ors [2016] EWHC 3361 (Fam)
  • The witness summonsing of Mr Kerman
  • Kerman v Akhmedova [2018] EWCA Civ 307
  • Where are we now with legal professional privilege?

11.15- 11.30 Refreshments

11.30– 12.15 Post Buehrlen v Buehrlen [2017] EWHC 364 when can you use an expert for evidence on earning capacity? ~ Lynsey Cade Davies 29 Bedford Row

  • An analysis of the relevant FPR Part 25 rules
  • Consideration of the relevant authorities pre-Buehrlen
  • Examining the case of Buerhlen v Buerhlen
  • The impact of Buerhlen on a party’s ability to adduce expert evidence as to earning capacity

12.15 – 1 Interim Sale of the Family Home ~ Joe Switaliski, 29 Bedford Row

  • The court’s powers to make interim orders for sale
  • When is an interim sale of property useful?
  • BR v VT [2015] EWHC 2727 (Fam) – Mostyn J
  • WS v HS [2018] EWFC 11 – Cobb J
  • Where are we now & best practice tips

1 – 1.45 Lunch

1.45 – 2.45 Costs in financial remedy proceedings, and the demise of the Calderbank: good or bad? ~ Martyn Bennett, Oriel Chambers

  • A survey of part 28 FPR 2010 and PD 28A
  • Can costs be factored in as a section 25 MCA liability?
  • Costs protection in offers to settle

2.45 – 3.45 Schedule 1 Children Act 1989: A practical guide ~ Sam Hillas, St Johns

  • The statutory framework
  • Relationship with CSA 1991
  • Interim orders, legal funding and backdating
  • Variation
  • Quantum
  • Costs

3.45 -4 Chairpersons summary

Prices

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Non-member £205
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