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Conflicts of Interest

Webinar

29 Sep 2021

6:00PM - 7:00PM

A potential conflict of interest can result in an expert’s evidence being excluded or even the expert being struck off the professional register. Recent cases such as Secretariat v A Company [2021] EWCA Civ 6 and Bux v The General Medical Council [2021] EWHC 762 have shown the dangers that experts run if they do not put their minds to such conflicts.
Join Giles Eyre for this webinar which will look at some of these recent cases and the impact on the expert. He will highlight when, where and how experts should declare interests and highlight the liabilities for failing to do so.  

Giles Eyre

Giles Eyre is a recently retired barrister who practised from 9 Gough Chambers, London. Giles has extensive experience of conducting claims for personal injury, industrial disease and clinical negligence. He is a Recorder and a mediator on the CEDR Solve Lead Mediators Panel. He is a contributing editor of Asbestos Claims: Law, Practice and Procedure, published by 9 Gough Chambers and Clinical Negligence Claims - A Practical Guide, published by 9 Gough Chambers. He is also the co-author of Writing Medico-Legal Reports in Civil Claims, now in its second edition.

Giles regularly presents seminars for lawyers on a wide variety of topics and for expert witnesses on effective expert report writing and giving evidence.



CPD: 1 Hr

Members: £30 / Non-Members: £45

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