Master Rupert Jackson: The new intermediate track – the background story
Monday 22nd of January 2024 17:45Add event to my calendar
17:45 ~ Doors Open
18:15 ~ Lecture
19:15 ~ Reception
Expected to end at approx. 20:30
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The new intermediate track - the background story - Sir Rupert Jackson
The Government has announced that it will introduce a new intermediate track for civil claims between £25,000 and £100,000, with fixed recoverable costs, in October 2023. This talk will explain how and why ‘tracks’ for cases were introduced in 1999, and why a further track was added in 2023. This talk is not an occasion for debating the reforms with practitioners. It is an account of the background story for students.
Students and transferring lawyers need to attend the whole event including the reception in order to claim a Qualifying Session.
Who can Attend
This event is for members only.
Qualifying Session Details
After this session, students should be able to:
- Describe the new intermediate track for civil claims, introduced in October 2023.
- Explain how & why ‘tracks’ for cases were introduced in 1999
- Illustrate the background story behind the new intermediate track.
Links to the Professional Statement, wider workings of the Bar, administration of justice or a public interest matter
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