WEBINAR: Swift v Carpenter – A Conflict of Interests?

Published: 22/10/2020 | Webinars

Date: 21 October 2020 @ 15:00 Duration: 1 hour Presenter: Darryl Allen QC The Court of Appeal recently ruled in Swift v Carpenter. Their decision changes the law for people requiring special accommodation following an injury. After nearly 50 years of uncertain damages in cases of this nature, Claimants will now receive fair and reasonable compensation […]

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WEBINAR: Common Issues in Fatal Claims

Published: 15/10/2020 | Webinars

Date: 14 October 2020 @ 16:30 Duration: 45 minutes Presenter: Nigel Spencer Ley The same questions crop up time and again in Fatal Accidents claims: Who can bring the claim? Who is a dependent? Who can claim bereavement damages? How much are bereavement damages? Can the cost of funeral reception be claimed? Can the cost of […]

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WEBINAR: Costs Budgets – The Revised Rules

Published: 30/09/2020 | Webinars

Date: 29 September 2020 @ 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: John Meredith-Hardy In the latest instalment of the Farrar’s Building webinar series, we discuss the revised rules and Practice Directions in-force from 1 October 2020 and other points of interest relating to costs budgets.  For a recording of the webinar, please click here.

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WEBINAR: Driverless Cars: From Negligence to Product Liability

Published: 16/09/2020 | Webinars

Date: 15 September 2020 @ 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: James Pretsell Self driving Teslas, driverless Ubers and autonomous Volvo lorries are an exciting and much heralded technological advancement, capable of bringing significant gains in efficiency on our highways.  This reality has been embraced by the UK government with a Law Commission consultation on the regulation […]

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WEBINAR: How to get the Best From a Medical Expert

Published: 02/09/2020 | Webinars

Date: 1 September 2020 @ 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Aidan O’Brien In the latest in the Farrar’s Building webinar series, we look at how to get the best from a medical expert, throughout the course of the litigation process.   We will provide tips and guidance on how to ensure that medical evidence is as robust […]

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WEBINAR: Employers’ Liability

Published: 29/07/2020 | Webinars

Date: 28 July 2020 @ 15:00 & 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Joel McMillan In the latest in the Farrar’s Building webinar series, we look at employers’ liability.  In particular, we consider the distinctive way in which negligence principles are applied within the particular context of an employer/employee relationship, and the continuing relevance of the “six-pack […]

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WEBINAR: Vulnerable Road Users

Published: 22/07/2020 | Webinars

Date: 21 July 2020 @ 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Robert Golin & Tom Emslie-Smith In the latest in the Farrar’s Building webinar series, we look at common scenarios and issues concerning vulnerable road users. In relation to motor claims involving children as passengers, we review contributory negligence, Part 20 claims against parents/supervisors and fundamental dishonesty. […]

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WEBINAR: Credit Hire – Key principles and Recent Updates

Published: 15/07/2020 | Webinars

Date: 14 July 2020 @ 15:00 & 16:30 Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Grant Goodlad & Amelia Highnam In the latest in the Farrar’s Building webinar series, we review the key principles of credit hire and summarise the most recent updates. We discuss the key grounds of challenge in credit hire matters, together with a view as to how successful […]

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