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PLF Meeting: Funding Product Liability & Group Claims

26th March 2018

Time: 17:30-19:00 (Registration from 17:00)

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

This event will bring together funders & international speakers to consider the topical issue of the funding of product liability and group litigation across Europe and beyond. Leading practitioners will discuss issues relating to funding and costs in a series of different jurisdictions, with a focus on recent developments in Scotland and France, as well as an update on commonwealth jurisdictions. The practitioner perspectives will be complemented by that of Susan Dunn, founder of Harbour Litigation, who will give a view from a leading funder with experience in group actions across many jurisdictions internationally.

Speakers

  • Susan Dunn, Harbour Litigation Funding
  • Joanna Fulton, Burness Paull LLP
  • Maître Solenn Le Tutour, SRLT Avocats, Paris
  • Boz Michalowska, Leigh Day

Event convened by Dr Duncan Fairgrieve, Senior Research Fellow in Comparative Law & Director, Product Liability Forum and Tort Law Centre.

Join in the conversation @BIICL #ProductLiability

CPD Information

This event offers the equivalent of 1.5 CPD hours.

Pricing and Registration

Free to attend for members of the Product Liability Forum. PLF Members wishing to attend should register by emailing Duncan Fairgrieve.

For all other attendees the following fees apply:

BIICL Members

  • Individual: £55
  • Concession: £35
  • Student: £20

Non-Members

  • Individual: £95
  • Concession: £60
  • Student: £35

Concession fees are applicable to full time academics, staff of government and NGO's.

To register, please contact eventsregistration@biicl.org

Contact

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