Hampshire Law Society - Lectures 2014 - 2015 Programme

Please see attached schedule for more informaton on content and speaker

Company Law Review (including some reference to companies in financial difficulties)

Accredited for 3 hours CPD         
Date:                     Tuesday 20 January 2015                                                                              
Time:                    1345 - 1645
Venue:                  Holiday Inn, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield, Fareham PO15 5RJ
Speaker:              Ray Snow

Ray Snow formerly a Reader in law at the College of Law has lectured extensively on company, commercial, tax and employment law matters and is a past contributor to Butterworths.

Key points.        
This course presents an important opportunity to be updated on some of the recent developments in company law, especially those affecting the family company.  Topics to be considered include:

  • Shareholder meetings and resolutions
  • The appointment and removal of directors
  • Derivative claims and unfair prejudice
  • Set-aside transactions
  • Company charges registration
  • Payment of rent and administration~ (the Goldacre and Luminar principles overruled)

  Family Law Financial                                                                   

Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Date:                     Tuesday 27 January 2015                                                                             
Time:                    1345 - 1645
Venue:                  Holiday Inn, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield, Fareham PO15 5RJ
Speaker:              Derek Marshall & Carol Davies

Derek Marshall A large amount of work concerns family financial matters including the division of assets on divorce, the separation of cohabitees and in Inheritance Act claims. His experience in business law gives him particular expertise in those cases which have complicated issues arising out of the involvement of companies and business partnerships.

Carol Davies Carol concentrates on matrimonial financial provision cases with particular ability in dealing with cases involving trusts, companies and business interests and intervenors.
Carol regularly advises and represents parties involved in trusts of land and cohabitation disputes, which may also include Children Act 1989 Schedule 1 applications. Carol also has a large practice in public law Children Act cases acting in particular for local authorities and guardians. She is able to handle difficult and complex cases including non-accidental cases, multi-party cases and those cases involving cultural and international issues.

Key points.        

  1. What to do about all those debts?
  2. What to do when there is not enough to buy two homes?
  3. Who owns the family home?
  4. Pensions and new rules – what impact they may have on financial remedy cases?
  5. Family ADR Mediation and Arbitration as a cost saving measure





2014 – 2015 LECTURES


Lectures are held at The Holiday Inn, Eastleigh and Fareham.
Refreshments will be available 15 minutes prior to the start of each lecture





20 Jan

1345 – 1645

Mr Ray Snow

Company Law

27 Jan

1345 – 1645

Mr Derek Marshall

Family Law Financial

3 Feb

1345 – 1645

Professor Lesley King

Wills and Trusts

10 Feb

1345 – 1645

Mr Peter Reekie

Key Issues in Property Transactions in 2015

3 March

1345 – 1645

Mr Denzil Lush

Court of Protection

17 March

1345 – 1645

Mr Paul Clark

SDLT, Case Update and Boilerplate

31 March

1730 – 1900

Mr Anthony Edwards

Criminal Law Update

5 May

1345 – 1645

Mr Gary Self

Employment Law Update

19 May

1345 – 1645

Mr Andrew McLoughlin

Civil Litigation Update

9 June

1345 – 1645

DJ Stephen Gerlis

Family Law Update

30 June

1345 – 1645

Mr Richard Snape

Conveyancing Update

7 July

1345 – 1645

Mr Edward Deneham

Property Lecture

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