London Solicitors Litigation Association

Autumn/Winter Lectures 2014/15 - All Lectures

Event date: 
Monday, 17 November, 2014 - 18:00
Non-members price: 

We are delighted to announce the details of the next series of LSLA lectures which will constitute talks by eminent practitioners on topical subjects of legal interest.

Monday 17 November 2014 at Hogan Lovells
“Cross-Examination: A Collaborative Approach”
Clive Freedman QC – 7 King’s Bench Walk Chambers

Clive Freedman QC will debunk the myth that cross-examination is the barrister’s domain. The best results are achieved by a collaboration of barrister, solicitor and client. The combination can be a case changer.

Monday 1 December 2014 at Herbert Smith Freehills
“When to keep a secret and when to tell the world”
Ben Strong QC – One Essex Court Chambers

Market abuse, insider dealing and reflections on financial crime. Ben Strong QC will consider the FCA’s enforcement powers in light of the recent decision in Hannam v FCA, and will also consider the more general ethical dilemmas in relation to confidential information and differences between market practice and a regulator’s expectations.

Tuesday 13 January 2015 at Herbert Smith Freehills
“Termination of Contracts: Pitfalls and Traps to Avoid”
Michael Fealy QC – One Essex Court Chambers

Michael Fealy QC will discuss contractual termination.

Thursday 5 February 2015 at Hogan Lovells
“Injunctions and Recent Developments in Interim Relief”
Steven Gee QC – Stone Chambers

Steven Gee QC, author of leading text “Commercial Injunctions”, will discuss injunctions and recent developments in interim relief.

Attendance is not limited to LSLA members. Anyone can apply for tickets via the website – – or via the attached form and the lectures count for CPD purposes (the reference code will appear on the admission tickets for the lectures). The cost is £20 per event or £70 for all four (non-members £25 or £90). Our lectures are usually sold out, so please apply early for tickets.

The lectures by Clive Freedman QC on 17 November 2014 and Steven Gee QC on 5 February 2015 will be held at the Auditorium at Hogan Lovells, Atlantic House, 50 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2FG. The lectures by Ben Strong QC on 1 December 2014 and Michael Fealy QC on 13 January 2015, respectively, will be held at the Auditorium at Herbert Smith Freehills, Exchange House, Primrose Street, London EC2A 2HS. The lectures will start at 6.00pm and will last approximately one hour, to include a period for questions at the end, and will be followed by drinks.

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