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Categories:
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Civil Procedure
Settlement
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Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules and the recent changes that have taken place to Part 36.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the history and background of Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules;
  • Know the key rules of Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules;
  • Be aware of the consequences of various types of Part 36 offers;
  • Understand how to make a valid Part 36 offer;
  • Be aware of the recent changes to Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules;
  • Know the common pitfalls associated with Part 36 offers;
  • Understand when you may wish to use a Calderbank offer.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Practical Guide
Procedural
Sources and References:
  • Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules;
  • Gibbon –v- Manchester City Council [2010] EWCA Civ 726;
  • Mahmood –v Elmi [2010] EWHC 1933 (QB);
  • Walsh –v- Singh [2011] EWCA Civ 80;
  • Ted Baker –v- Axa [2012] EWHC 1779 (Comm);
  • Thewlis –v- Gruopama (2012) EWHC 3 (TCC);
  • C –v- D [2011] EWCA Civ 646;
  • AB –v- CD [2011] EWHC 602 (Ch);
  • Huck –v- Robson [2002] EWCA Civ 398.
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In this CPDcast, Benjamin Roe, a Professional Support Lawyer at Baker & McKenzie, looks at Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules. Benjamin focuses on the key rules of Part 36 of the CPR, the requirements of a valid Part 36 offer and the recent changes to Part 36, before examining a few of the pitfalls associated with Part 36 offer and considering the use of Calderbank letters.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 32:12

Date Recorded: 11th June 2015

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