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Civil Litigation Section


Podcast: Changes to the Financial Ombudsman Service

28 May 2019

Thomas Bell and James Hall discuss the new rules enacted by the Financial Conduct Authority, which substantially expanded the Financial Ombudsman Service’s jurisdiction.


Podcast: Taking an interest in interest

28 February 2019By , ,

Alison Kirby and Alastair Shaw join James Perry to hone in on interest and how it can be pleaded to your client’s advantage.


Podcast: Right to be forgotten

13 February 2019By , ,

This podcast is a whistle-stop of recent developments to the right to be forgotten.


Podcast: Relief from sanctions

18 October 2018By

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.


Podcast: Litigants in person

21 September 2018By , ,

James Perry, Alison Kirby and Alastair Shaw, members of the Civil Litigation Section committee, discuss recent developments in the case of Barton v Wright Hassall which looks at how litigants-in-person should be treated by the courts when failing to follow court rules.

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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 amd Twitter.

*See Section terms and conditions

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