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Current Trends in Expert Evidence - A View from the Bench - Evening Meeting

HH Judge Raeside QC, the Judge in Charge of the TCC North East Region will give members and guests the Judge's eye view of the current trends in Expert Evidence.

Evening Meeting - ODR – Opportunities and pitfalls

The world of dispute resolution is changing rapidly and no more so than ODR (Online Dispute Resolution).

This meeting will provide an opportunity to understand what ODR is and how it is developing and the challenges it will present to those involved.

The introduction of the EU Directive on Alternative Dispute Resolution for Consumer Disputes has meant an increase in the need to offer such services.

Evening Meeting - Recent Cases: Lessons for All Experts!

This evening meeting will examine a number of recent cases and their impact on Expert Witnesses.

The views and opinions of an experienced QC are always something worth listening to. Marion Smith QC is particulary well respected and this is likely to be as enjoyable as it is informative!

Given the subject matter we anticipate that this meeting will be very well attended so please do book as soon as you can to ensure your place.

Marion Smith QC

President's Dinner 2016

This year we will be celebrating the President's Dinner on June 8th in Pewterers' Hall. This is an excellent opportunity to meet fellow members or entertain instructing solicitors.

Returning to the traditional summer slot means that, weather permitting, we will be starting with an outside reception in the Gardens at 7.30pm before moving to the stunning Livery Hall for dinner.

Evening Meeting - Expert evidence

An update on the latest guidance and cases affecting experts and expert evidence

Jackson Reforms from a Solicitor's Perspective

Two Solicitors give their impressions of the Jackson Reforms from a Solicitor's perspective.

Evening Meeting - Data Protection

Watch out, the Information Commissioner's about: what expert witnesses and mediators need to know about data protection

Evening Meeting - A Solicitor’s view of Experts post Jackson.

The world of Experts is constantly changing and the Jackson regime has brought about yet more. One of the most significant impacts has been the need for a realistic budget to be prepared and submitted and of course approved.

  • How do Solicitors manage this task?
  • How do they manage the Experts in the process?
  • How can Experts make sure they are properly consulted?
  • What happens when things change as the case evolves?

These are just some of the issues that arise when the Costs Budget Form (Precedent H) is being prepared.