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24 Jun
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
Advanced spinal cord injury conference 2021
Advanced spinal cord injury conference 2021
This year, APIL's advanced spinal cord injury conference will be taking place, via Zoom, on APIL's dedicated conference app. This packed one-day...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Jun
Live webinar
12:00
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Care claims
Here we look at claims for care, the law underpinning care and assistance claims, looking at practical ways of preparing the case and presenting the schedule and cover:
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Jun
Live webinar
12:00
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Accommodation and appliance claims
Claims for accommodation and appliances are a major part of many serious claims.  Here we look at the legal principles underlying these claims and how these should be formulated...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Jul
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
Advanced brain injury conference 2021
Advanced brain injury conference 2021
APIL's 2021 advanced brain injury conference will be taking place on a fully virtual platform and we are delighted to bring this packed programme directly to your...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

5 Jul
Free webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Current issues and hot topics: A discussion with APIL's Executive
***APIL MEMBERS ONLY*** APIL is excited to confirm a brand new free meeting enabling you to share experiences and discuss issues affecting you, and your clients, with members...
Presented by: Gordon Dalyell & Brett Dixon & Sam Elsby & Neil McKinley & John McQuater & Jonathan Scarsbrook
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Jul
Live webinar
12:00
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Periodical payments and provisional damages
This webinar looks at the law, practice and procedure relating to provisional damages and periodical payments including how they should be presented in the schedule and the evidence...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

13 Jul
Live virtual event
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Whiplash - The new changes
Join Brett Dixon and John McQuater for an interactive and informative one day event providing an introduction to the brand new government online portal for dealing with whiplash injury...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Jul
Live virtual event
9.30am - 5:00pm
APIL abuse conference 2021 - Held in association with ACAL
APIL abuse conference 2021 - Held in association with ACAL
For the second year running, APIL's 2021 abuse conference will be taking place on a fully virtual platform and once again, we are delighted to bring this...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Jul
Live webinar
12:00
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Dealing with the counter-schedule and counter-arguments in relation to damages
Here we take a detailed look of those arguments that can be marshalled to reduce a claim for damages and cover:
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

19 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Witness statements and gathering witness evidence: The lessons that lawyers must learn from Hillsborough
An understanding of what happened in this case is essential to anyone involved in the task of collecting witness evidence in any civil case. It emphasises the amount of care that must...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

20 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Jul
Live webinar
10:00 - 11:00
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Road traffic accidents: Essential case law update
The essential case law update on road traffic accidents for spring 2021 covering: Contributory negligence How it works Children Seatbelts Pedestrians and...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Jul
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Essential negligence, public liability and occupiers liability case law update
The essential case law update for spring 2021 on negligence, public liability and occupiers liability covering: Occupiers Liability Act Cricket and passers by Duty to...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Jul
Live webinar
10:00 - 11:00
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Scope of duty and remoteness of damage after Meadows v Khan
The Supreme Court in Meadows v Khan have given guidance on the proper approach to claims based in negligence when there are issues about the scope of duty or remoteness of...
Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Essential employers liability case law update
The essential case law update for spring 2021 on employer’s liability covering: Practical jokes and vicarious liability Employers responsibility for dangers encountered...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

28 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Sep
Live virtual event
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Clinical negligence update 2021 - Northern Ireland
This one-day course, designed specifically for clinical negligence lawyers, will cover a range of topics, brining you fully up to date on all developments, including: England and...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Sep
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Clinical negligence update 2021 - Scotland
This one-day course, designed specifically for clinical negligence lawyers, will cover a range of topics, brining you fully up to date on all developments, including: England and...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Understanding pension loss 2021
This webinar, presented by Alison Taylor of Frenkel Topping will help you learn more about the increasing importance of pension losses, complexities that can arise during calculations,...
Presented by: Alison Taylor
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

13 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Sep
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Sep
The Nottingham Belfry
Nottingham
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Personal injury update - autumn 2021
Our six monthly update is back for the autumn! Written and presented by top expert practitioners, professional presenters and JPIL case digest editors, APIL vice president, Brett Dixon...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Avoiding professional negligence from a financial perspective
This webinar, presented by Alison Taylor of Frenkel Topping will be an analysis of the current potential negligence ‘hotspots’ from an experienced financial expert’s...
Presented by: Alison Taylor
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Sep
to 23 Sep
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport
09:30 - 17:00
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2021
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2021
HYBRID EVENT - Choose to attend in person or view our virtual programme Over the past 19 years, this specialist residential conference has grown from strength to strength and for...
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9.75 CPD hours
875.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

29 Sep
Marriott Worsley Park
Manchester
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Personal injury update - autumn 2021
Our six monthly update is back for the autumn! Written and presented by top expert practitioners, professional presenters and JPIL case digest editors, APIL vice president, Brett Dixon...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

7 Oct
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Accidents and illnesses abroad claims - the fundamentals
This packed one-day course, delivered by expert speakers Katherine Allen and Daniel Clarke, is aimed at those who are new to accidents and illness abroad claims and will...
Presented by: Katherine Allen & Daniel Clarke
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Oct
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Legal training for expert witnesses (Course 2: Court proceedings, trial and post-trial)
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) is pleased to present two live legal training courses for expert witnesses, geared towards all claimant and defendant experts...
Presented by: Richard Baker & Ian Christian
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6 CPD hours
315.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Oct
Marriott Hotel Regents Park
London
09:30 - 17:00
APIL asbestos conference 2021
APIL asbestos conference 2021
Now in its 16th year, we are delighted to have secured a host of eminent speakers to take part in this popular event, which is returning to London's Marriott Regents Park...
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5.75 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Nov
Live virtual event
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure and compassion 2021
This course will be delivered by experienced practitioner Hilary Wetherell, a partner at Irwin Mitchell, and barrister Gordon Exall, author of APIL's 'Guide to Fatal...
Presented by: Gordon Exall & Hilary Wetherell
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Dec
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London
09:30 - 17:00
Accidents abroad conference 2021
Accidents abroad conference 2021
Now in its 6th year, we are delighted to have secured a host of eminent speakers to take part in this popular annual event, which is returning to London's Marriott Marble Arch...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

6 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Dec
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Dec
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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A comprehensive guide to running a successful asbestos claim 2021
This intensive one-day course is aimed at trainees and practitioners wanting to re-skill themselves in this highly technical area of industrial disease practice so they can master the...
Presented by: Daniel Easton & Stephen Glynn
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

14 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
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On-demand recordings
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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 19 May 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Publication date: 25 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Publication date: 8 Mar 2021

Advanced spinal cord injury conference 2021
Publication date: 24 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
Publication date: 23 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 18 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
Publication date: 16 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 10 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Publication date: 7 Jun 2021

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Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
Publication date: 27 May 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Publication date: 21 May 2021

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Presented by: Daniel Clarke & Chris Deacon
Publication date: 20 May 2021

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Presented by: Victoria Gammon & David Withers
Publication date: 14 May 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall & John McQuater
Publication date: 11 May 2021

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 20 Apr 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 9 Apr 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 9 Apr 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Publication date: 8 Apr 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 30 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 30 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Publication date: 29 Mar 2021

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Presented by: James Betts
Publication date: 26 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 25 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
Publication date: 25 Mar 2021

APIL military claims conference 2021
Publication date: 24 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 22 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 22 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
Publication date: 17 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 11 Mar 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 4 Mar 2021

About APIL Training

APIL has been delivering personal injury and clinical negligence training since 1992. Our training is delivered by practitioners for practitioners, is well-established, and of the highest quality.

To maintain APIL’s high quality standards, all legal training is accredited and carefully monitored, with feedback being scrutinised by APIL’s training & accreditation committee and executive.

Continuing professional development is essential to maintain APIL accreditation and to keep personal injury lawyers equipped with sufficient legal knowledge, understanding and skills to run their caseload competently.

APIL accredits offices to run their legal training in-house, accredits certain courses run by other providers and barristers’ chambers, and also runs its own programme of over 120 training events nationwide.


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