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Civil Litigation Section

Join today Welcome to the Civil Litigation Section - the community for civil litigators and mediators. We provide you with support and guidance including webinars, events, features and case commentaries.

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Costs and professional negligence: more claims coming?

15 August 2018By

In the second section of our three-part series on how to avoid professional negligence claims, PJ Kirby QC stresses the importance of getting your costs budgeting right.

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Dreamvar revisited: the nightmare for solicitors and insurers continues…

11 June 2018By

On 15 May 2018, the Court of Appeal published its judgment in the joint appeals of the P&P Property and Dreamvar cases. Both cases focus on the liability of solicitors where the purported seller of a property is in fact an imposter. Elisabeth Ross considers the cases’ impact.

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We run two half-day conferences a year, included in Civil Litigation Section membership

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Workshop: How will legal technology impact litigation? (18 October, Birmingham)

Join the discussion on advancing technologies, including artificial intelligence, by booking your place on our inclusive workshop.

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Law Society responds to LASPO part 2 consultation

17 September 2018

The Law Society has responded to the Ministry of Justice consultation on the impact of part 2 of LASPO, claiming that the government has created an imbalance between claimants and defendants.

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Civil Litigation Section renewals

Benefits of Membership*

The Civil Litigation Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Seminars, Workshops, Webinars, Conferences,
E-newsletters, Magazines and Twitter.

*See Section terms and conditions

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