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Events

BILA holds regular seminars on a wide variety of topics of interest to those working in insurance.  All our talks are delivered by legal experts. 

CPD

CPD is sought for all BILA Courses, lectures and presentations. BILA has been granted a CII Continuing Professional Development Event Accreditation licence by the Chartered Insurance Institute. BILA is an Accredited CPD Course Provider with the Bar Standards Board, The Solicitors Regulation Authority and the CII.  Law Society members should quote DTH/BILA when making their claim to the SRA.

Lunchtime Lectures are worth 1 CPD hour.

Upcoming events

10/06/2020 / 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Virtual Speaker Event - Vicarious Liability: Has the Law Come Full Circle?

This webinar will:

  • Review the general principles of vicarious liability in employment and non-employment situations
  • Analyse and explain the impact of the recent Supreme Court decision in Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc v Various Claimants [2020] UKSC 12
  • Take stock of the up-to-date application of vicarious liability in employment and non-employment situations

Jonathan Bellamy, Barrister at 39 Essex Chambers, has an established litigation, arbitration and advisory practice in insurance law. His insurance and reinsurance work covers all issues arising in policy interpretation and coverage, including fair presentation of risk, breach of warranty, misrepresentation and fraud. He has dealt with the full range of indemnity and contingency policies, including public liability, professional indemnity, property, business interruption, product liability, contractors’ risks, NHBC, environmental remediation, cyber, D&O, crime/fraud, credit, fidelity, political risk and nuclear risks. In reinsurance matters he has experience in proportional and non-proportional contracts. He also advises on information law, including GDPR and data breach.

BOOKING

Vicarious Liability: Has the Law Come Full Circle?

  • BOOKING WILL CLOSE AT 15.00 ON TUESDAY 9th JUNE 2020