The Impact of Liverpool Victoria Insurance Co Ltd v Zafar
The consequences for an expert witness who deliberately or recklessly makes false statements can be severe. The risk is demonstrated by this case. The expert’s primary duty is to the court, whether in written or oral evidence. But closer examination of the case invites questions as to how an expert might legitimately change an opinion, from appointment to final submission. How must experts arrive at the final report and how should they document their processes?
London (16 September).
The CPO Convention will focus on some of the prominent and key areas of CPO practice. It is aimed at those relatively new to CPO work, those seeking to enhance their skills, as well as practitioners and local government whether as lawyers, planners or surveyors/valuers.
London (25 September).
What is Emerging Best Practice and Why Should You Provide It?
The CPO and compensation landscape is being transformed. The RICS Professional Statement, the CAAV’s Compensation Claims guide, the CPA’s Land Compensation Claims Protocol, ADR, case law and the procedures of the Upper Tribunal all affect how practitioners must now undertake their work, whether advising claimants or acquiring authorities. Hear what is current and emerging best practice by attending this crucial event.
Leeds (17 October), Bristol (23 October), Birmingham (12 November), London (21 November), Manchester (27 November).
London (24 March).