Asbestos Webinar Day

Date

Friday 4th December 2020

Time

14:00 - 17:00

Venue

Online

12KBW invites you to our free Annual Asbestos Seminar.

This year we are holding our seminar online, as a live webinar. With two parallel sessions to choose between, throughout the afternoon, members of the 12KBW Asbestos Team will consider topics on both liability and quantum.

Register now

Session 1
(14:00-14:30)
Liability for asbestos in schools: a new route?
Michael Rawlinson QC & Megan Griffiths
  Missing evidence and the blame game
Niall Maclean & Tim Goodwin
       
Session 2
(14:35-14:50)
Asbestos at sea
James Beeton
  Piercing the veil of ignorance: actions against company directors
Andrew Watson
       
Session 3
(15:00-15:15)
State Payments for mesothelioma: eligibility & practical tips
Cressida Mawdesley-Thomas
  Apportioning benign diseases: law, tactics and strategy
David Green
       
Session 4
(15:20-15:35)
Asbestos claims & Swift v Carpenter: a new gateway?
John-Paul Swoboda
  Valuing risks of malignancy
Helen Waller
       
Session 5
(15:40-15:55)
Incapacitated dependants
Christopher Fleming
  Asbestosis: claims for future treatment
Max Archer
       
Session 6
(16:00-16:30)
Dependency Part I: claims for income dependency
Ivan Bowley & Rachit Buch
  Life expectancy and the Brackenridge rating – are we taking the right approach?
Aliyah Akram & Spencer Turner
       
Session 7
(16:35-16:50)
Dependency Part II: Witham and the scope of claims for services dependency
Kate Boakes
  Ogden 8: more or less
Harry Steinberg QC

For more information, please contact events@12kbw.co.uk