This year’s conference will particularly focus on the Brussels IV regulation, which came into effect from 17 August 2015. Benefit from a Private Client Section member discount.
This year’s Cross border conference will particularly focus on the Brussels IV regulation which came into effect from 17 August 2015. The full-day programme comprises expert speakers from various jurisdictions covering:
- Cross border issues for English law and across Europe
- Impact of European succession UK and European perspective
- Offshore tax planning in the current climate
- Contested probate
- Asset protection in older age, estate planning and tax issues for the elderly in foreign jurisdictions.
08:30 - 09:00 Registration and refreshments
09:00 - 09:10 Conference welcome
09:10 - 09:40 Keynote speech: Cross border issues of English law and across Europe
09:40 - 10:40 Plenary session 1: Impact of European succession UK and European perspective
10:40 - 11:00 Refreshments and networking in exhibition
11:00 - 12:00 Plenary session 2 - Offshore tax planning in the current climate
12:00 - 13:00 Plenary session 3: Contested probate
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and networking in exhibition
14:00 - 15:00 Round tables
The speakers will provide a practical case on how practice and procedure of an estate is wound up in their jurisdiction.
Workshop: United States
15:00 - 15:30 Refreshments and networking in exhibition
15:30 - 16.30 Plenary session 4: Mental capacity / Cross border elderly client issues.
Asset protection in older age, estate planning and tax issues for the elderly.
16:30 - 16:40 Conference closing remarks
16:40 - 17:40 Networking reception
Please note the programme is subject to change.
Who should attend?
Solicitors and professionals involved in advising private clients and trustees who hold assets abroad.
Section members £300 + VAT = £360
PC holders £345 + VAT = £414
Non PC holders = £445 + VAT = £534
*Members of the Law Society working for NFP £195 + VAT = £234
*Please email events to apply for this rate