Previous Events & Seminars

  • Bristol Joint Insolvency law seminar 13 9 2023 w

    Joint Bristol Insolvency Law Seminar - 13 September

    Date: Wednesday 13th Sep 2023
    Time: 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Venue: Venue: Grant Thornton, 2 Glass Wharf, Bristol, BS2 0EL

    ​We are delighted to invite you to this joint Insolvency Law seminar on 13 September 2023 at Grant Thornton's offices in Glass Wharf, presented by expert insolvency speakers from 3PB Barristers, Grant Thornton, Enterprise Chambers and Annecto Legal. Programme 'An update on the 2021 regulations for special administrators and what Judges really dislike!' - by Cheryl Jones - Barrister at 3PB, Deputy Insolvency and Companies Judge in the High Court Cheryl is an insolvency specialist who sits in the High…

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    Book launch: 'The Bodyguards of Lies' by Christopher Whelan

    Date: Thursday 26th Jan 2023
    Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Venue: Tsuzuki Theatre, Ruth Deech Building, St Anne's College, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HS

    Join the author of 'The Bodyguards of Lies', Dr Christopher Whelan, for the launch of this new book. Christopher will give a brief presentation followed by a short Q&A with colleague Andrew McPhail. A reception will follow. A review of the book in The Times concluded that 'Whelan has written a book that anyone interested in the law should queue to buy.' One of you will have a chance to jump the queue and win a…

  • Bristol arbitration seminar on 15 September 2022

    3PB Bristol Arbitration Seminar in association with the Bristol Law Society

    Date: Thursday 15th Sep 2022
    Time: 4:45 pm - 6:30 pm
    Venue: The Unilit Club, 20 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HP

    3PB Barristers are delighted to invite you to our in-person Arbitration seminar on Thursday 15 September - 5pm, at Bristol's Unilit Club. Bristol Law Society co-President and Temple Bright partner Edward Thompson will chair this interactive panel seminar, featuring experienced 3PB arbitration advocates David Parratt KC (Scot) and Patrick Heneghan and Annecto Legal Director Mark Beaumont. Our arbitrators' focus will be on the following themes: Running a successful arbitration Clauses, procedure, tactics Funding and ATE We welcome your questions ahead of…

  • Statutory arbitration under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022

    Commercial Law Webinar: Statutory Arbitration, Enforcement and other issues under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022

    Date: Thursday 12th May 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    3PB Barristers are hosting a free Commercial Law Webinar via Zoom on Thursday 12 May at 11:00 for one hour. Members of the Commercial Group, David Parratt QC (Scot), Charles Irvine and Rebecca Farrell consider statutory arbitration, enforcement and other issues under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022. The team also reflects on arbitration as a tool for dispute resolvers against the backdrop of this new legislation; the evolving debate concerning compulsory ADR and party’s…

  • Victoria Jones

    CITMA Webinar: UK case law update

    Date: Wednesday 15th Dec 2021
    Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Venue: Online

    ​3PB Intellectual Property specialist Victoria Jones (pictured here) is delighted to present at CITMA's webinar on Wednesday 15 December at 12:30pm. Victoria will dissect the biggest UK IP cases from this year and what they mean for you and your clients. Ensure you’re up to speed on the latest decisions from the UK IPO and the courts of England, Scotland and Wales. Time: 12:00 - Login available 12:30 - Presentation 13:45 - Q&A 14:00 - End There…

  • Commercial law webinar 28 September 2021

    Commercial law webinar - via Zoom - 28 September 11am

    Date: Tuesday 28th Sep 2021
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom.

    3PB Barristers are hosting a free Commercial Law Webinar via Zoom on Tuesday 28 September 2021 from 11am to 12pm, presented by Seb Oram and Charles Irvine. Seb Oram on "Reassessing ‘scope of duty’ in Commercial disputes". By restricting a defendant’s liability to those losses within the scope of his duty, the law places limits on a defendant’s financial responsibility for wrongdoing. Following the Supreme Court’s restatement of the principle in Manchester Building Society v. Grant Thornton [2021] UKSC 20, this…

  • Civil law webinar

    Litigating in 2021: jurisdiction, service and enforcement post-Brexit and civil procedure in the pandemic - 22 April

    Date: Thursday 22nd Apr 2021
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    Join our Head of Chambers David Berkley QC, and barristers Richard Whitehouse and Jack Webb as they host a Civil Law webinar on 22 April at 11am.

    Richard Whitehouse on Civil Litigation post-Brexit: how the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 is expected to operate in practice, and the implications of withdrawal civil litigation specifically jurisdiction, service and enforcement.

    Jack Webb will look at how the courts are dealing with pandemic-related cases covering a selection of significant recent decisions.

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    Brexit: what just happened? A webinar on intellectual property post-Brexit

    Date: Wednesday 24th Feb 2021
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    3PB Barristers are hosting a free Intellectual Property Webinar via Zoom on Wednesday 24 February - 11:00-12:00pm. Focusing on the impact of Brexit on intellectual property, the webinar will be led by intellectual property specialists Victoria Jones and Nicole Bollard. Nicole Bollard will examine “IPRs post Brexit” - A run through of the changes to intellectual property rights in the UK after 31 December 2020. ‘Nicole has the ability to build strong and personable relationships with clients from the outset,…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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 [2020] 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…

  • Settlement negotiations update Oct 2020

    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…