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Civil Litigation Section

Features and Comment

We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on contentious civil practice, including costs, fees, funding, disclosure, ADR, court rules and procedure, and relief from sanctions

podcast

Podcast: Relief from sanctions

18 October 2018

In the second podcast of our series, Civil Litigation Section committee member Peter Causton offers advice and top tips on applying the relief from sanctions test.

Andrea Coomber

My legal life: Andrea CoomberSubscription

16 October 2018By

In our third Q&A feature, we ask Andrea Coomber, director of JUSTICE about her career and life in the law.

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Conditional fee agreements: what aren’t you telling them?Subscription

16 October 2018By

In the final instalment of our series on how to avoid professional negligence claims, PJ Kirby considers new business models and the need for informed consent, looking at the case of Herbert v HH Law Ltd [2018] EWHC 580 (QB).

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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:

  • Costs
  • Budgeting and Management
  • Court Fees
  • Access to Justice
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Profitability
  • Clinical Negligence
  • Fixed Costs
  • J Codes
  • Adjudication
  • Service
  • Jurisdiction
  • Consumer Protection
  • Rome II

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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