Hampshire Law Society - Lectures 2013 - 2014 Programme


Topic:                    Current issues in Wills, Trusts and Succession         

Accredited for 3 hours CPD


Date:                     Tuesday 22 April 2014                                                                    
Time:                     1400 - 1700
Venue:                  Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG
Speaker:              Professor Lesley King

Professor Lesley King is Private Client Practice Head at the College of Law, Bloomsbury. She is co-author of Wills, Taxation and Administration: A Practical Guide and editor of the Probate Practitioners Handbook. She is the wills and probate columnist for the Law Society Gazette and writes and lectures extensively.

Key points.        

  • Recent case law and statutes
  • Avoiding problems and pitfalls
  • Best practice in light of the new wills accreditation scheme

 

Topic:                    Employment Law                                                   

Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Date:                     Tuesday 29 April 2014                                                                    
Time:                     1400 - 1700
Venue:                  Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG
Speaker:              Gary Self

Gary Self makes regular appearances in employment tribunals around the UK for substantial organisations in both the private and public sector as well as for individual claimants. He has extensive experience in employment disputes within the police and a great deal of litigation experience in complex discrimination issues.

Key points.        

An update on specific issues from this speaker, described in the Legal 500 as being “very good, one of the best on the western circuit for employment”

Topic:                    Family Law Update                                                                 

Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Date:                     Tuesday 13 May 2014                                                                    
Time:                     1400 - 1700
Venue:                   Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG
Speaker:              Judge Stephen Gerlis

Judge Stephen Gerlis was appointed as a full time District Judge in 1988. He is also a Recorder in the County Court, Originally a Solicitor he was President of the West London Law Society, Chairman of the London Association of District Judges and a member of the advisory group on Judicial Appointments. He is a frequent contributor to the Law Society’s Gazette and lectures widely on a range of subjects surrounding the work of the county court

Key points.        
District Judge Gerlis trawls through family law during the past year to bring you an insight into the most important and relevant cases and changes in the law affecting children and matrimonial disputes.  He will also deal with new Family Court and The Children and Families Act 2014 as well as pre-nuptial agreements.

Topic:                    Civil Litigation Update                                                              

Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Date:                     Tuesday 20 May 2014                                                                    
Time:                     1400 - 1700
Venue:                  Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG
Speaker:              Andrew Mcloughlin

Andrew McLoughlin has been a Solicitor in private practice since 1983. He has been granted Higher Rights of Audience for civil and criminal proceedings and sits as a Recorder in the crown and county courts

Key points.        

  • Part 36 Update
  • Practice and Procedure Update
  • Impact of Jackson and associated Reforms
  • Making the most of your witnesses
  • Proportionality – new definition in practice
  • Disclosure – traps for the unaware


PSG 21 May 2014 Half day seminar


Key Issues affecting Solicitors and Conveyancers today
                
FREE to Members of HILS              £50.00 + VAT Non members
Please see attached flyer for detail on the course

or contact Paul Owen at paulowen@propertysearchgroup.co.uk
Tel 01730 812918.

 

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