Continuing Education Courses in Sussex

We host a range of courses throughout the year to provide you or your employees with continued learning. Select a course from the list below to see details on time, content and venue

General Data Protection Regulations May 2018 – are you ready?

Date & Time

16th January 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 2.00 - 5.00p.m.

Description

General Data Protection Regulations May 2018 - are you ready?

Firms need to be ready for the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) when they come into force in May 2018. This practical course will cover the main issues of which all practitioners should be aware including: • GDPR in summary – including how have we got to here. • GDPR post Brexit...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Conveyancing & the Family Home

Date & Time

17th January 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

Conveyancing & the Family Home

Conveyancing with the family home involves many difficulties.  This course aims to highlight the difficulties and their solutions.  The course is useful for both conveyancers and family practitioners. Topics covered include: Obtaining instructions from all clients The various declarations of trust...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Five Tricky Areas in Conveyancing

Date & Time

17th January 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 2.00 - 5.00p.m.

Description

Five Tricky Areas in Conveyancing

The course aims to look at five very topical and dangerous areas for the conveyancer, highlight the problems and suggest the solutions. Topics covered include: Over-calculating SDLT on additional dwellings Ground rent issues including mortgage company requirements Problems with lease extensions Problems...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Managing & Motivating People

Date & Time

15th March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Description

Managing & Motivating People

For anyone with staff responsibilities within a legal environment (or for those about to undertake them), this course provides an overview of the key issues to be understood to manage people effectively in a rapidly changing environment. People are the most important and most expensive investment for...

Cost

£250 + VAT (members), £270 + VAT (non members) includes lunch

Managing an Effective Appraisal Meeting

Date & Time

16th March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

Managing an Effective Appraisal Meeting

The course is aimed at Partners, Team Leaders and other managers who will conduct appraisal meetings.  The key objectives of the session are as follows: To enable delegates to understand the appraisal process, specifically, its aims, its role in the wider development and performance management context,...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Personal Business Development Skills for Lawyers

Date & Time

16th March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 2.00 - 5.00p.m.

Description

Personal Business Development Skills for Lawyers

The course which comprises presentation, discussion and practical exercises will cover: Business development and marketing What is the difference? A look at the broad spectrum of activities available to grow business and how the appropriate mix works in achieving business development objectives. Who...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Elderly Client Update

Date & Time

20th March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 2.00 - 5.00p.m.

Description

Elderly Client Update

After this session, delegates should have increased their knowledge and understanding, including potential problems and pitfalls and, where appropriate, practical solutions in the following areas: Elderly client case law including assessment of testamentary capacity, undue influence and statutory wills; Revocation...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Civil Procedure Update 2018

Date & Time

23rd March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

Civil Procedure Update 2018

This talk will cover the big developments since September 2017 including: • Proportionality in the Court of Appeal; • Assignment of conditional fee agreements; • Mandatory electronic billing from 6th April; • Must fraud be alleged? • The costs consequences of accepting a Part 36 offer out of...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)

Running out of Money for Care

Date & Time

18th September 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton. 2.00 - 5.00p.m.

Description

Running out of Money for Care

The aim of this session is for delegates to develop their knowledge and improve their skills to solve problems for funding care, in particular: Understand the current state of the care market and how this impacts on choice and quality; Strengthen their ability to commission care to reduce the risk of...

Cost

£100 + VAT (members), £120 + VAT (non-members)