PI Procedure Update




Our PI Procedure Update is a Level 3: Team Leader / Supervisor Practitioner webinar

This webinar will update you on the key procedure decisions in PI during 2018. This knowledge is essential for running your cases effectively in 2019. 

After watching our Webinar you will have learnt:

  • The effect of recent developments re fundamental dishonesty and areas of concern for claimants solicitors
  • The attitude of the court to attempts by defendants to contact claimant’s directly within the portal
  • The relevance of recent case law when assessing the likely costs consequences of part 36 offers and acceptance in cases leaving the portal
  • The effect of latest decisions when assessing the QOCS rules in respect of additional defendants

We will be discussing:

  • Fundamental dishonesty – traps to avoid
    • London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (In Liquidation) v Sinfield [2018] EWHC 51 (QB);
    • Wright v Satellite Information Services Ltd [2018] EWHC 812 (QB);
  • Portal – insurer direct approaches to claimants, solicitor cost entitlement
    • Gavin Edmondson Solicitors Ltd v Haven Insurance Co Ltd [2018] UKSC 21
  • Costs – portal fixed exits and part 36
    • Hislop v Perde; Kaur v Committee (for the time being) of Ramgarhia Board Leicester [2018] EWCA Civ 1726
    • Tuson v Murphy [2018] EWCA Civ 1461;
    • Shalaby v London North West Healthcare NHS Trust [2018] EWCA Civ 1323
  • QOCS – additional claims
    • Corstorphine (A Child) v Liverpool City Council

Book this Webinar if you want to be able to:

  • Advise effectively on the areas of risk for claimants solicitors in respect of fundamental dishonesty when drafting losses schedules
  • Take effective and appropriate action where a defendant contacts the claimant directly in a claim proceeding through the portal
  • Assess the costs consequences and risks where ex-portal cases have part 36 offers made or accepted
  • Advise on the prospects of losing QOCS protection in cases where there are multiple defendants


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:

PI Procedure UpdateNicky 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

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