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

Residential Leasehold Conveyancing for Support Staff

Date & Time

19th February 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 09.30 - 5.30

Description

Residential Leasehold Conveyancing for Support Staff

Who should attend? This course is aimed at providing training to members of staff who are currently undertaking some aspects of freehold conveyancing with an introduction to the conveyancing process involved in leasehold sales and purchases. The course is also suitable for staff providing support to...

Cost

£150 + VAT (£180)

CPR Spring Update

Date & Time

2nd March 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

CPR Spring Update

This talk will look at the big developments since Dominic Regan’s last visit in October, 2019. Topics will include: • The November, December and January Appeal Court cases on Part 36 • Is it essential to specifically plead fraud? • What should happen if the winner has exceeded their budget? • An...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

Elderly Client Update

Date & Time

21st April 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 1.45pm -5pm

Description

Elderly Client Update

This is an essential course for all practitioners dealing with matters relating to elderly clients and will cover the following: Court of Protection case law update, including maintenance and tax planning under LPAs Can you use an LPA abroad? Can you use a foreign power of attorney in E&W? Case...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

The New SRA Accounts Rules 2019 Explained

Date & Time

23rd April 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 09.30 - 12.30

Description

The New SRA Accounts Rules 2019 Explained

The protection of client money is a priority risk in the SRA Risk Outlook 2019/2020 and it is essential that anyone who works in a law firm, including the COFA, has good knowledge and understanding of the SRA Accounts Rules. The cost of getting it wrong in relation to the SRA Accounts Rules can be devastating! 2019...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

Data Protection and the GDPR – Two Years on

Date & Time

23rd April 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 2-5pm

Description

Data Protection and the GDPR - Two Years on

GDPR: Top UK law firms falling victim to human error ‘Nearly half (48%) of the top 150 law firms have reported data breaches since the GDPR came into force in May 2018. And, of those breaches, 41% were a result of emailing the wrong person.’  Legal Futures 24 January 2020 GDPR and the Data Protection...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

Commercial Property Update

Date & Time

29th April 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 10am - 1pm

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 case law on the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 • Frustration...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

Ten Tricky Problems & Solutions in Commercial Leases

Date & Time

29th April 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 2.00 - 5.00 pm

Description

Ten Tricky Problems & Solutions in Commercial Leases

Commercial Leases is a notorious area in relation to traps for the unwary solicitor.  The course looks at some common problems and their suggested solutions.  Topics include: Licences to Assign Excessive Obligations in relation to Repairing Covenants Responses to CPSE Enquiries Serving of 1954 Act...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members

CQS Compliance & the New Assessment Regime

Date & Time

26th May 2020. Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ. 2.00 - 5.00 pm

Description

CQS Compliance & the New Assessment Regime

A course delivered by CQS Lead Assessor Tracy Thompson. Changes to the CQS regime: Key requirements of the Core Practice Management Standard (CPMS) Demonstrating compliance during the assessment The Law Society Conveyancing Protocol (2019) – key areas of focus The assessment process Assessment outcomes Common...

Cost

£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members