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

North West group (562 members)

APIL groups

Date of next meeting

23 Sep 2019

Topics for this meeting

Introduction and update
Fundamental dishonesty: the current position
The fundamentally dishonest actions of both claimants and surveillance operatives and how they can impact cases

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16:00 to 18:00
2 CPD hours

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Details of previous meetings

23 Sep
2019
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • Introduction and update
  • Fundamental dishonesty: the current position
  • The fundamentally dishonest actions of both claimants and surveillance operatives and how they can impact cases
Presented by: Joanne Brine, Carol Hopwood, Rhiannon Jones QC & Jeffrey Anthony Simm
3 Jul
2019
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • Introduction and update
  • Aids and adaptations for claimants with spinal cord injuries
  • New technology available to claimants in the world of prosthetics
Presented by: Damian Bradley, Toby Carlsson, Carol Hopwood & Bill Kiely
14 Mar
2019
16:00 to 18:00
Liverpool
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North West

  • Introduction and update
  • Frontal Lobe Paradox
  • Brain Injury Update (to include the risk of dementia following traumatic brain injury)
Presented by: Damian Bradley, Gerard Martin QC & Ivan Pitman
5 Dec
2018
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • Introduction and update
  • An overview of CRPS in the legal world, including Victoria’s personal story
  • CRPS Case Update and guide on procedure for arguing a CRPS case
Presented by: Victoria Abbott-Fleming & Matthew Stockwell
5 Jul
2018
Manchester

North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Subtle TBI and neuropsychological testing (scoring and interpretation of results)
Presented by:
24 Apr
2018
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Accident Reconstruction at Home and Abroad
  • Motor Insurance - a look at the legal framework and the impact of recent UK and European decisions in this field
Presented by: Bridget Collier, Julie-Anne Luck & Peter Sorton
13 Dec
2017
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity update
  • OL/PL update
  • SafeStep: evidence and testing, procedure and benefits
Presented by: Phil Collins, Neil Sugarman & Sara Sutherland
13 Sep
2017
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Quantum and material contribution
Presented by: David Bott & Harry Trusted
13 Jun
2017
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
Presented by: John McQuater & Matthew Stockwell
25 Jan
2017
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Vicarious liability
  • QOCS and fundamental dishonesty
Presented by: Jonathan Dale, Toby Sasse & Neil Sugarman
7 Sep
2016
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Pension loss / PI Trusts
  • Loss of earnings for non-employees, touching on evidence requirements for the self employed
Presented by: David Bott, Paul Scrutton & Michael Smith
19 Apr
2016
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Witnesses and Evidence
  • Surveillance and Video Evidence Analysis
Presented by: Shirley Hennessy, Jeffrey Anthony Simm & Neil Sugarman
1 Oct
2015
16:00 to 18:00
Manchester
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North West

  • Food poisoning outbreaks and food hygiene in the holiday claims context
  • Food Poisoning on Holiday: how to advance a successful claim
Presented by: Lisa Ackerley, Ian Denham, Brett Dixon & Gerard McDermott QC
10 Jun
2015
17:00 to 19:00
Manchester
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North West

  • Online Dispute Resolution - what every PI lawyer needs to know
  • EC activity
Presented by: Graham Ross, Neil Sugarman & Tim Wallis
10 Mar
2015
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester
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North West

  • Pain syndromes
  • Pain syndromes
  • Pain syndromes
  • EC activity
Presented by: Fiona Ashworth, Gary Hennessey & Timothy William Johnson
11 Nov
2014
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester
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North West

  • The psychological effects of scarring
  • Skin camouflage for scarred claimants
  • APIL activity
Presented by: Eileen Bradbury, Valerie M Ross & Mark Turnbull
3 Jun
2014
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester

North West

  • Nervous Shock Claims
  • The legal structure of the claims, including recent developments, evidential issues, tactical issues, maximising quantum
  • Current EC activities
Presented by:
11 Mar
2014
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester

North West

  • Costs budgeting update 2014
  • Mitchell and recent costs cases
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
26 Nov
2013
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester

North West

  • Crossover issues for the PI and COP practitioner: a vew from the middle
  • Update on current issues APIL & CoPPA
  • Expert panel session: current issues in mixed PI and CoP cases
Presented by:
11 Jun
2013
17:00 to 19:00
Manchester

North West

  • Chronic pain
  • Business aims of the Manchester High Court teams
  • Current EC activities within APIL
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