Date & Time
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 2:55 PM - 3:45 PM
A) Understanding and Dealing with Difficult People
This interactive break out session, will take participants through the tools necessary to deal with challenging individuals during the litigation process. As a lawyer, how should you treat and respond to such witnesses and claimants?
Daisy Levay, Managing Director and Head of Corporate Legal, Nomura
Karl Mackie, Founder President and Mediator, Centre For Effective Dispute Resolution
Josie Cox, Journalist and Communications Consultant
Andrew Williams, Former Global Head of Compliance and Former General Counsel, UBS
B) Retail Banking and Competition
This session will focus on the key developments and cases affecting the retail banking sector, with a particular focus on trends arising out of competition law.
C) Group Actions and Litigation Funding
With group litigation on the rise, gain understanding of the appetite of funders, the cases they are interested in and the current UK trends. How can you minimise the costs and risks associated with group actions, and how should these groups be best managed?
James Oldnall, Partner, Mishcon de Reya
Lucy Pert, Partner, Hausfeld
Nicola Chesaites, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan
Sponsored by Mishcon de Reya