Previous Events & Seminars

  • 25 Nov image

    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…

  • 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…

  • Inquests 8 Sept

    Inquests: Article 2 engagement and impact

    Date: Tuesday 8th Sep 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Venue: via Zoom.

    3PB inquest barristers Elisabeth Bussey-Jones, Sunyana Sharma and Susan Jones will be presenting the second webinar in the 3PB introduction to inquests series. In this webinar “Article 2 engagement and effect” Sunyana Sharma will explore the effect of the recent decision of Maguire v HM Senior Coroner for Blackpool [2020] EWCA Civ 738 and the likely effect this will have on when Article 2 is and is not likely to be engaged. Susan Jones will…

  • Expert Evidence Webinar - 30 June

    Date: Tuesday 30th Jun 2020
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    3PB barristers Richard Wheeler and Tom Webb present an update via Zoom. Richard will talk about the uses and pitfalls of expert witnesses, including reflections from his time spent on the long-running Kenya litigation. Tom will speak about the often overlooked area of Part 35 questions to experts, giving some guidance as to how best to draft and consider written questions to experts. The seminar will last for one hour and will include elements of assistance to those of…

  • Dealing with the courts during Covid-19

    Date: Thursday 11th Jun 2020
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    3PB barristers Richard Wheeler and Alexander Whatley will provide an update on how to get the court to hear your case during COVID-19. Richard will cover: ·        What does the court’s triage process involve? ·        What considerations might the court have in mind during triage? ·        Why was my case adjourned when it was suitable for remote hearing? ·        What practical issues do judges face during a remote hearing? ·        What can litigants do to help ensure a case…