12KBW Manchester International & Travel Seminar
Thursday 12th March 2020
2pm - 5pm
Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3JL
Our programme includes a panel discussion on local standards: is the law fit for purpose?, a guide to defences in Package Travel claims from counsel in X v Kuoni and an update on Montreal Convention case law from around the world.
Members of the International & Travel team will also tackle service out of jurisdiction, forum non conveniens and pleading and proving foreign law.
2.5 APIL CPD Points accredited
The full programme will be as follows:
|2:00 – 2:05||Introduction||Philip Mead|
|2:05 – 2:25||Where in the world? Serving out of the jurisdiction||Max Archer and Spencer Turner|
|2:25 – 2:40||Back to forum non conveniens: a reminder||Aliyah Akram|
|2:40 – 2:55||Update on procedure||James Beeton and Elizabeth Boulden|
|2:55 – 3:15||How to plead and prove foreign law: a guide||Kate Boakes|
|3:15 – 3:35||Break|
|3:35 – 3:45||Slips and spills – a Montreal Convention update||Christopher Fleming|
|3:45 – 4:05||Defences to package travel||Nina Ross|
|4:05 – 4:30||Pointing the finger: contribution and recovery claims||Tom Banks and David Green|
|4:30 – 5:00||Local standards: is the law fit for purpose?||Philip Mead with James Candlin and John Paul Swoboda|
Booking is required – this is a free event and places are likely to be booked up quickly. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place.