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Commercial Dispute Resolution Conference

  • The Signet Library West Parliament Square Edinburgh (map)

This conference is the leading update for solicitors involved in commercial litigation and ADR in Scotland. The comprehensive programme covers the legal and practice changes over the year. As well as technical developments, the conference will also consider the wider context of the impact of Brexit and other political matters on dispute resolution for Scottish and UK businesses. The event is run in collaboration with Axiom Advocates. Sheila Webster WS (Davidson Chalmers) returns as conference chairman.  
 
Speakers:
 
The Hon Lord Bannatyne, Keynote speaker
Mark Lindsay QC (Axiom Advocates)
Jim Cormack WS (Pinsent Masons)
Iain Rutherford (Brodies)
Chris Wilson (Axiom Advocates)
Greg Flett (Davidson Chalmers)
 
Sessions:
 
Best practice in the Commercial Court – a view from the bench
– Cross border actions and enforcements
– Developments in dispute resolution clauses
– Current challenges in contentious insolvencies
– Case law update: the top 5 commercial cases of 2017
– All you need to know about Simple Procedure

 
Delegate rates:
 
– WS Member: £150 + VAT
– Non-Member: £200 + VAT
– Trainee/Student: £80 + VAT
 
All rates include lunch at the Signet Library
CPD: 3.5 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Ian Laing


This event is supported by

Earlier Event: June 15
Corporate Conference
Later Event: September 28
Employment Conference