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Dismissal and re-engagement - David Reade QC, Littleton Chambers

Dismissal and re-engagement - David Reade QC, Littleton Chambers Using practical examples, how do you control - and overcome - the risks of running a dismissal and re-engagement process, e.g. when a pay scheme is changing? What counts and what would move a tribunal?

Trigger points - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French

Trigger points - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French When, and by how much, do you amend trigger points and progress warnings for frequent short-term absences and or under-performance because of a difficult mental health condition?

Open justice - Catrin Evans QC, Matrix

Open justice - Catrin Evans QC, Matrix What is realistic and achievable for non-parties seeking to access court documents under the principle of open justice following Cape Holdings v Dring? What is the significance for practice?

Context - Jonathan Price, Doughty Street Chambers

Context - Jonathan Price, Doughty Street Chambers How has Stocker v Stocker changed existing thinking on context, when determining meaning in a libel action? What counts and what will sway a court?

Jurisdiction - Aidan Eardley, 5RB

Jurisdiction - Aidan Eardley, 5RB How do you persuade the English Court to hear a libel claim where there is an international element; how do you persuade it not to?

Quantum - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB

Quantum - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB Against a backdrop of recent and live cases, how do you quantify - with accuracy - damages in (1) privacy cases and (2) data post GDPR? What can you achieve?

Serious harm - Heather Rogers QC, Doughty Street Chambers

Serious harm - Heather Rogers QC, Doughty Street Chambers What are the unresolved issues - legal and practical - and ramifications for clients of the Supreme Court's decision on serious harm in Lachaux v IPL?

Social Media - Dan Tench, CMS

Social Media - Dan Tench, CMS What is the potency of techniques for taking down defamatory posts or ones that infringe privacy from social media? Is Voller v Facebook going to make a difference?

Economic disadvantage - Alison Edmondson, SKO Family

Economic disadvantage - Alison Edmondson, SKO Family What is the current climate in courts in awarding more than 50% in a division of matrimonial property in favour of a spouse who has given up a career and looked after the family?

EOT - Fiona Bell, RSM

EOT - Fiona Bell, RSM Drawing on real life examples, how do you overcome the difficulties associated with EOT transactions? How do you structure them, fund them, repay the funding and unwind them?

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