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Seminar 5 UpdateInformation
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SRA Competency B


Recent decisions have revealed problems with CPR Part 36, privilege and disclosure.

Presented by Helen Swaffield, this is a highly practical course is aimed at highlighting mistakes and prompting good practice.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • Part 36 - new drafting errors to avoid
  • The calculation of interest and the prescribed percentage
  • Sunset clause tactics
  • Withdrawal, amendment and acceptance of offers
  • Pointers for settlement agreements
  • Calderbank v Part 36 compared
  • Disclosure obligations under the new Pilot scheme
  • Disclosure applications
  • ‘Fruits of the poison tree’ - illegally obtained documents
  • Adverse inference cases from deliberate refusal to disclose
  • Litigation privilege - the limits to its operation
  • Confidentiality
  • Who can give privileged advice?
  • Without prejudice - the exceptions
  • Discussion of offers and the loss of privilege

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