This new seminar will provide a comprehensive coverage of key developments in family law from January 2016 - May 2017, including new legislation, and Scottish and UKSC cases. Topics will include:
Presented by two experts in this area of law.
Gillian Black is a Senior Lecturer in Family Law at The University of Edinburgh, and a qualified solicitor. Her research interests include establishing the parent-child relationship, the evolution of marriage, and privacy in family law. She has also published on contract, data protection, and publicity rights.
Alison Edmondson is a Director of SKO Family Law Specialists and is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law and as a Family Mediator. Her practice focuses on financial issues arising from separation and also includes family cases with novel issues such as inheritance issues, guardianship issues, complex child contact and residence, international child cases, taxation issues and the international protection of vulnerable adults.
Learning Outcomes and Objectives
The learning outcomes and objectives are that by the end of the seminar delegates will have (i) a sound knowledge and understanding of all major developments in Scots family law which occurred between January 2016 and April 2017; (ii) an appreciation of how these developments could or should influence their practice; and (iii) an indispensable set of source materials for easy reference following the seminar.
SEMINAR FEE: £125 + VAT (£150) per delegate.
BOOKING AND PAYING
Register for this seminar online by clicking on the venue you would like to attend below. You can pay online or choose to pay offline. If you do not wish to pay online, change the Payment Method in the Payment Section of the Registration Page. If you choose "Pay by invoice", you will be emailed a VAT invoice attached to your booking confirmation email.
Dates for 2017:
Glasgow | Tue 2 May | 18.00 - 20.00
Dumfries | Thur 4 May | 12.30 - 14.30
Perth (Rescheduled date)| Mon 29 May |13.00 - 15.00
Edinburgh (Rescheduled date) | Mon 29 May | 18.00 - 20.00
DISCOUNTED BOOKING (5 or more in total, across all currently-available seminars). If you are booking online, please choose "Other Payment Options" - "Pay Offline" - and we'll apply the discount and email you an amended invoice.
If you are booking offline please refer to the registration form and apply the discounted rate to the 5th and subsequent places booked.
If you do not wish to book online please complete and return our registration form.
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