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Seminar 5 IntroductionInformation
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SRA Competency B


This course will provide those who are new to clinical negligence with a comprehensive guide through the entire process of litigation - from issuing the claim form all the way to judgment.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • How to issue proceedings, which court, what law and what you need to serve with the Claim Form
  • Filing: e-filing, CE file
  • How to serve documents, what and when
  • Certificates of service
  • Acknowledgment of Service and Defence
  • Challenging defences and when you should challenge, including Part 18 requests
  • Drafting directions
  • Preparing for a CCMC and attending a CCMC - including Prec H and Prec R preparation
  • Witness evidence & expert evidence, including Part 35 questions
  • Updating your evidence
  • Interlocutory applications, when to apply, costs assessments and orders
  • Agendas
  • The PTR and applying to adduce expert oral evidence
  • ADR: JSM, RTM and mediation - How to prepare for all aspects
  • Offers, which type of offer to make, when to make it and when you are at risk
  • Trials - preparing and attendance: Trial bundle preparation and briefing counsel
  • Judgments and your responsibilities
  • Costs: provisional assessment, detailed assessment and how to manage the process
  • Costs orders and amending budgets
  • Tactics in litigation

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Discounts are available for multiple places and if you have 5 or more people interested in this course and would like to discuss holding it in your area or on an in-house basis then please email us at information@mblseminars.com
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