Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

International group (268 members)

APIL groups

Date of next meeting

29 Jul 2020

Topics for this meeting

We would like to invite you to attend a brand new meeting of APIL's international special interest group, being held on 
Wednesday, 29 July between 14:00pm - 15:00pm.

As the UK continues to be in lockdown, this meeting will be delivered via live webinar!

Introduction and APIL activity update

Chris Deacon, Stewarts
APIL international special interest group co-ordinator
and
Jatinder Paul, Irwin Mitchell LLP
APIL international special interest group secretary

Scales v MIB: a landmark High Court precedent on Spanish damages and penalty

James Riley

Irwin Mitchell LLP, Birmingham

Matthew Chapman QC
Barrister, 1 Chancery Lane Chambers, London

David Sanchez Almagro
Estudio Jurídico Almagro S.L.P, Madrid

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14:00 to 15:00
1 CPD hours

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Details of previous meetings

16 Apr
2020
15:00 to 16:00
Live webinar
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International

  • Introduction and APIL activity update
  • Covid-19 and the impact on travel claims and litigation
Presented by: Chris Deacon, Jatinder Paul, Sarah Prager & Dominique Smith
7 Oct
2019
17:30 to 19:30
London
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International

  • Welcome, introduction and update
  • The Green Card system and the impact of Brexit
  • Brexit: a final checklist for cross-border injury practitioners
  • The latest on Brexit implications for injury cases
Presented by: Sarah Crowther QC, Luk De Baere, Chris Deacon & Jatinder Paul
14 Mar
2019
17:30 to 19:30
London
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International

  • Introduction and update
  • 4th Motor Directive and the work the MIB is trying to do to get bi-lateral agreements in place with EEA countries
  • Enforcement
Presented by: Sarah Crowther QC, Chris Deacon, Paul Ryman-Tubb & Paul Yaghmourian
25 Oct
2017
17:00 to 19:00
London
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International

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Essential update on costs cases and legal principles in the international injury and illness claims arena
  • At the coalface of case management and costs budgeting in international injury and overseas illness claims
Presented by: Simon Browne QC, Claire Hodgson & Helen Pugh
27 Mar
2017
17:30 to 19:30
London

International

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Implications of Brexit on package travel and holiday claims
  • Brexit - what will happen and how will it affect foreign road traffic accident claims
Presented by:
1 Oct
2015
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester

International

  • Food poisoning outbreaks and food hygiene in the holiday claims context
  • Food Poisoning on Holiday: how to advance a successful claim
Presented by:
3 Dec
2014
17:30 to 19:30
London
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International

  • Brussels revisited: the new judgments regulation: what you need to know
  • Uninsured and unidentified driver accidents in the EU:some answers and some questions
  • APIL activity
Presented by: Sarah Crowther QC & Jonathan Wheeler
29 Jan
2014
17:30 to 19:30
London

International

  • update on the issue of local standards in package travel reg cases following the Court of Appeal decision in Japp 'v' Virgin Hoildays Ltd
  • issues surrounding expert evidence following Rome II (and the ongoing Court of Appeal proceedings in Wall 'v' Mutuelle de Poitiers)
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
21 May
2012
17:45 to 19:45
London

International

  • Update on pursuing Road Traffic Accident Claims in Europe
  • Current EC activiities within APIL
Presented by:
10 Nov
2011
18:00 to 20:00
London

International

  • Service of Proceedings Abroad
  • Service of Proceedings in Spain
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
19 Jul
2011
17:45 to 19:45
London

International

  • "Jurisdiction and Applicable Law"
  • "Current EC activities within APIL"
Presented by:
26 Oct
2010
17:30 to 19:30

International

  • Tour operator cases - local standards debate
  • Tour operator case law update
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
28 Jun
2010
17:30 to 19:30

International

  • European Personal Injury Law Update
  • Rome II
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
3 Jun
2009
16:00 to 18:00

International

  • Tour operator case law update.
  • European update-the state of personal injury and civil law in Europe.
  • Update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
Presented by:
24 Feb
2009
17:00 to 19:00

International

  • The Rome II Regulation.
  • Update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
Presented by:
27 Sep
2007
18:00 to 20:00

International

  • Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992
  • Update on the activities of APIL's Executive Committee
Presented by:
1 Mar
2007
17:00 to 19:00

International

  • European legislation
  • EC update
Presented by:
21 Mar
2006
18:00 to 20:00

International

  • Rome II Regulation, personal injury Aspects
  • Recent developments in jurisdictions in relation to foreign accidents
Presented by:
9 Dec
2004
18:00 to 20:00

International

  • Personal injury in Spain - practice & procedure
Presented by:
27 Sep
1999

International

  • Foreign Accidents and Non Convention States
Presented by:
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