NEW – EL/PL Portal Stage 2 Guide


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This is a Level 2: Experienced Practitioner webinar

This webinar will focus on all the key issues relating to Stage 2 of the EL/PL Portal.

After watching our Webinar you will have learnt:

  • The portal provisions relating to the obtaining of medical evidence within the portal and the implications of failing to comply
  • The possible implications for the Claimant of offers of rehabilitation from the insurers
  • The key considerations when considering obtaining witness evidence within the Portal
  • The options for obtaining interim payments within the Portal.
  • The Exit opportunities within Stage 2 of the Portal
  • The role of the arguments and proposals set out in the Stage 2 settlement pack within the Portal
  • The time period for negotiations within Stage 2 of the Portal
  • The settlement and non-settlement options within Stage 2 of the Portal
  • The transition from Stage 2 of the process to Stage 3

We will be discussing: 

Stage 2 – Valuation 

  • Medical Evidence
  • Rehabilitation – Mitigation?
  • Losses
  • Witness Evidence
  • Interim – Options
  • Exits
  • Putting together the Settlement Pack
    • SCT Case?
    • Causation?
    • Raising new matters in Stage 3
    • Mulholland v Hughes, Newcastle-upon-Tyne CC 18 September 2015
  • 35 Day Total Consideration Period
  • Offers -Tactics
  • Settlement
  • Non-settlement Payment
  • Exit – when can the client’s best interests be served by commencing Part 7 proceedings
  • Cost Recovery – ensuring payment

Book this Webinar if you want to be able to:

  • Adopt the appropriate best practice for obtaining medical evidence within the portal
  • Advise the Claimant of the implications of any rehabilitation offers made by the insurers and its effect on mitigation arguments
  • Advise on the need for witness statements within the portal
  • Advise the Claimant on the options and implications of making a claim for an interim payment within the Portal.
  • Take the necessary actions to take advantage of the exit opportunities within Stage 2 of the Portal
  • Use the negotiation time effectively within Stage 2 of the Portal
  • Conduct negotiations effectively in Stage 2 of the process
  • Take effective steps to move from Stage 2 to Stage 3 of the Portal


This webinar is now available as a recording and you can access it whenever you wish. The recording link can be accessed for a whole year after the initial presentation. Our delegates will also receive the power point presentation slides used by our trainer during the webinar presentation.

Your Trainer:

NEW – Ogden: How to use the Supplementary Tables and Tables A-DNicky Carter is a self-employed Solicitor and Legal Trainer and has been delivering training for us since 2010.



Prices for MASS Members are £75 for a single view and £150 for a group view

Prices for Non Members are £95 for a single view and £190 for a group view

How to book:

Book online via our website by choosing an option above or fill in our booking form and return it to us via email.

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