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

Private Client Tax Planning Update

Date & Time

1st March 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Description

Private Client Tax Planning Update

This course will look at the following topics and will be adapted to reflect any significant developments in the run up to the course. Trust Register: following the frustrating delayed introduction of TRS, what does this mean for practice? Do trusts in wills and settlements, and letters of wishes, need...

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)

Commercial Property Update

Date & Time

16th April 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

Commercial Property Update

Commercial Property has undergone major changes within the last 2 years. In particular, the last year has seen some very important case law and regulatory changes. The course aims to look at these changes. Topics covered include: • Recent commercial lease case law including break clauses, dilapidations...

Cost

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

Help to Buy & Affordable Housing

Date & Time

16th April 2018. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 2.00 - 5.00 p.m.

Description

Help to Buy & Affordable Housing

Help to Buy and other equity loan schemes are frequently met in conveyancing and the volume of work involved presents particular problems for the conveyancer. Shared ownership and affordable housing schemes continue to arise on a regular basis. In addition, new affordable housing schemes such as the...

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)