Forthcoming Events & Seminars
Court of Protection: Property & Affairs
Date: Wednesday 9th Dec 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom.
3PB Barristers are hosting a free Court of Protection: Property & Affairs webinar via Zoom on Wednesday 9 December 2020 11:00 – 12:00pm focusing on the issues of Deputies and their cost recoverability. Emma Waldron and Matthew Wyard will be discussing the decision of the Court of Protection in ACC & Ors and its impact on the ability of property and affairs deputies to recover their costs of legal proceedings from the protected party’s assets. Thereafter, they will then consider the…
Employment Law webinar - 10th December
Date: Thursday 10th Dec 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
3PB employment barristers Sarah Clarke and Grace Nicholls will be hosting our last employment law webinar of 2020 on Thursday 10 December at 11am. Sarah and Grace will provide an overview of personal injury claims arising out of discrimination. Their session will include: • the legal test applicable • interaction with other forms of non-pecuniary loss • practical considerations/valuation; and • the Employment Tribunal v the County Court? Please click above to register for this…
Previous Events & Seminars
Family Law Brunch - 3 December
Date: Thursday 3rd Dec 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
The 3PB family team is hosting brunch via Zoom on Thursday 3 December at 11am in a series of monthly informal get-togethers. Elaine Strachan will review ‘Bankruptcy in Financial Remedy Proceedings’. Amy Beddis will examine ‘At what cost? An exploration of current costs decisions in matrimonial finance proceedings’. We would be delighted to see you on Zoom. Please register above so that we know we have enough Zoom spaces available.
Vicarious liability and reflective loss - 2 December 2020
Date: Wednesday 2nd Dec 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
3PB Head of Chambers David Berkley QC and barristers Seb Oram and Naomi Webber are hosting a webinar on Wednesday 2 December at 11am to review the developments that have taken place with regards to Vicarious Liability and Reflective Loss in 2020. In this lockdown year the Supreme Court has not been idle. The common law, by nature organic, was, in 2020, significantly developed or at least refined in respect of two key concepts: First, in Barclays Bank v Various…
Join the authors for the launch of a seminal new book on school exclusions
Date: Wednesday 25th Nov 2020 Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
Education law specialist Charlotte Hadfield, who heads the Education Team, and her barrister colleague Alice de Coverley have co-authored the first book on the law on school exclusion since 2002 - 'The Law in Relation to School Exclusions' published by Law Brief Publishing. The book will be launched officially on November 25 at 5pm in a Q&A interview of both authors via Zoom. Exclusion from school is a sanction of last resort that can hugely…
QOCS, Precedent T and cost management rules change: a review
Date: Wednesday 25th Nov 2020 Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
3PB Barristers and Partners in Costs are hosting a free webinar on QOCS, Precedent T and cost management rules changes via Zoom on Wednesday 25 November at 2pm. 3PB Barrister Mark Sullivan will review “Qualified one way costs shifting (QOCS) - Opportunities & Pitfalls. A Review of Recent Case-Law". Mark will look at the scope of QOCS and the limitations on costs protection set out in CPR Parts 44.14 and 44.15, with particular reference to recent High Court and Court of…
WiFL Midlands Launch Event
Date: Tuesday 17th Nov 2020 Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Venue: Via Zoom.
Following a successful launch in London featuring a speech from Lady Hale earlier this year; Women in Family Law is now coming to the Midlands! Join fellow family law professionals on Zoom to hear Mrs Justice Knowles and Her Honour Judge Burgher in conversation with Vanessa Meachin QC for this hour-long event. Women in Family Law exists to connect, encourage and promote professional women across the field of family law in England and Wales. This event is…
Employment Law webinar - 12th November
Date: Thursday 12th Nov 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom.
3PB employment barristers Colin McDevitt and Karen Moss will be hosting an employment law webinar on 'Whistleblowing: key concepts, injunctions and updates on procedure' on 12th November at 11am. Colin will consider "Key concepts, interim injunctions and recent cases". In the second half of the webinar, Karen will cover “Whistleblowing: latest procedural considerations; and what is a detriment?", including a number of key cases.
The cost of dying - litigation costs in Probate and Inheritance Act claims - 11 November
Date: Wednesday 11th Nov 2020 Time: 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Venue: Via Zoom
3PB Barristers are hosting a free Probate Webinar via Zoom on Wednesday 11 November at 11:15am. Focusing on litigation costs in Probate and Inheritance Act claims, Lydia Pemberton, Oliver Ingham and Ashley Blood-Halvorsen will cover: Costs in probate claims Costs in 1975 Act claims (and any associated TOLATA claim) Ashley Blood-Halvorsen will review the exception to the general rule by considering Spiers v English and Wharton v Bancroft. Oliver Ingham will examine the recovery of costs by claimants to probate actions,…
Family Law Brunch - 5 November
Date: Thursday 5th Nov 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom
The 3PB family team is hosting a Family Law brunch via Zoom on Thursday 5 November at 11am in a series of monthly informal get-togethers. Audrey Archer will examine ‘CAUTION! Committal proceedings’. Luke Nelson will review ‘The Five Stages of Loss in Family Proceedings’. We would be delighted to see you on Zoom. Please register below so that we know we have enough Zoom spaces available.
2020 Trade Marks Webinar - 3 November
Date: Tuesday 3rd Nov 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Venue: Via Zoom
3PB Barristers are hosting a free Intellectual Property Webinar via Zoom on Tuesday 3 November at 11:00am. Focusing on trade marks, the webinar will be led by intellectual property specialists Victoria Jones and Nicole Bollard. Victoria Jones will review "Protection of shapes in 2020: Trade Marks, Copyright and IPR Cumulation". ‘Extremely strong technically, commercial and has excellent attention to detail. She is a first point of call for all complex soft IP disputes.’ Legal 500 2021/Intellectual Property/Leading Juniors/London Nicole Bollard will…
Business Interruption Insurance
Date: Tuesday 13th Oct 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Venue: Via Zoom.
3PB barristers David Berkley QC, David Parratt QC (Scot) and Neil Fawcett are hosting a webinar on Tuesday 13 October at 11am to advise businesses on claims for lost profits following a landmark decision in the FCA's Business Interruption Insurance case. The test case of Financial Conduct Authority v Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd. and Ors  EWHC 2448 (Comm) which was handed down last week in a 160-page judgement, provides some interesting points for businesses - and their lawyers - looking to…
Employment law webinar - 8 October - injunctions, restrictive covenants and team moves
Date: Thursday 8th Oct 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 am Venue: Via Zoom
3PB employment barristers Colin McDevitt and Stephen Wyeth will be hosting an employment law webinar on 'Injunctions, restrictive covenants and team moves' on 8th October at 11am. Colin will provide a refresher on post-termination restrictive covenants, covering: Competition Non-Dealing Stolen Information In the second half of the webinar, Stephen will focus on practical advice to clients on matters including: Spotting the signs of those preparing to compete Appropriate steps to protect interests Tactics and tips for: ex-employers; ex-employees and…
Settlement Negotiations Webinar with Nestor - 1 October
Date: Thursday 1st Oct 2020 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 am Venue: Via Zoom
3PB Barristers and Nestor are hosting a free Settlement Negotiations Webinar via Zoom on Thursday 1 October at 11am. 3PB Barrister Duncan McNair will review the art and method of “Settlement Negotiations”, including how to determine your own valuation; explaining the valuation to the client; negotiation tactics and how to achieve the best result for your client. Duncan McNair practices in personal injury and clinical negligence, enjoying a substantial advisory and court practice handling complex and catastrophic cases. He acts for both…