Doughty Street Chambers
54 Doughty Street
Disclosure Dilemmas Day is a vital event for brain injury case managers and all others leading and involved in litigation.
Our highly impressive line-up of speakers will be chaired by Theo Huckle QC (Doughty Street Chambers) and include perspectives from brain injury case managers, claimant and defendant litigators as well as a judicial perspective. The programme will also look at working jointly under the rehabilitation code.
|09:15 – 10:00||Registration, Refreshments & Networking|
|10:00 – 10:05||Welcome & Introductions – Chair: Theo Huckle QC, Doughty Street Chambers.|
|10:05 – 10:30||Outline of the law on disclosure & privilege, GDPR & Judicial perspective – Barrister (TBC).|
|10:30 – 11:00||Defendant Insurer Perspective: Disclosure issues arising from initial notification of the claim and particularly pre-proceedings, including under the Rehabilitation Code – David Fisher, AXA Insurance.|
|11:00 – 11:30||Refreshments & Networking|
|11:30 – 12:00||Brain injury case manager’s perspective & perspective of a care expert: Responsibilities, procedures, practicalities, communication issues relevant to managers and individual case managers. Disclosure required by care & case management expert
& issues arising in giving evidence – Debbie Eaton, Case Manager.
|12:30 – 12:45||Question Time|
|12:45 – 13:45||Lunch & Networking|
|13:45 – 14:30||Defendant solicitor perspective: Issues & considerations in litigation, collaborative working, Rehab Code, disclosure orders, assessing quantum, offers to settle, joint settlement meetings & preparing for Trial – Malcolm Henke, Horwich Farrelly.|
|14:30 – 14:45||Comfort Break|
|14:45 – 15:15||Clinical negligence claimant solicitor perspective: Issues arising from the unique perspective of litigating a clinical negligence claim –Jenny Urwin, FieldFisher.|
|15:15– 16:00||Personal Injury claimant solicitor perspective: Legal, practical, management & tactical issues & considerations pre & post issue of proceedings, working under the Rehab Code & in litigating for Trial, including consideration of disclosure & quantum issues arising from future contingency issues – Victoria Oliver, Bolt Burdon Kemp.|
|16:00 – 16:15||Question Time|
|16:15 – 16:30||Closing Remarks – Chair: Theo Huckle QC, Doughty Street Chambers.|
For further information on this event, please contact the BABICM office.