The shorter and flexible trials pilot schemes

In this 35-minute video Ed Crosse, President of the London Solicitors Litigation Association, chairs a discussion on the Shorter and Flexible Trials Pilot Schemes.

Topics discussed:

  • The rationale behind the two schemes
  • An overview of the Shorter Trials Scheme
  • An overview of the Flexible Trials Scheme
  • Types of cases suitable for the schemes
  • The allocation of designated judges
  • Trial timetables
  • Disclosure rules
  • Witness and expert evidence
  • Costs management
  • The appeals process
  • Take up of the schemes
  • How parties can opt in
  • Tips for practitioners

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Date:Recorded Wednesday 19 July 2017
Duration:0.5 hours
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Ed Crosse

Simmons & Simmons

Mr Justice Birss

Chancery Division

Sara Cockerill QC

Essex Court Chambers

Damian Taylor

Slaughter and May

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