Training and Events Archive

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    Public Law Project Research Launch Event

    April 10 2018

    The Public Law Project has a limited number of places available for our Research Launch Event this coming Tuesday evening, April 10, at DAC Beachcroft.

    This will be a packed evening, not only launching our new Research Strategy 2020 but also introducing you to research reports from PLP...

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    How to do Judicial Review

    March 28 2018

    A complete, one day course to provide lawyers and advisers, policy people and decision makers with an understanding of public law principles and how they operate in bringing and defending judicial review claims. The course is also relevant to those working in campaigning organisations with a legal strategy and those representing and advising marginalised groups in society.

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    The Public Law Project Wales Conference: Promoting equalities for a fairer and more equal Wales

    March 26 2018

    What duties do public bodies in Wales and England have to promote equality and prevent discrimination? How can those discriminated against vindicate their rights? This conference looks at the relevant law, statutes and conventions and at related human rights and public law practice. The event is pitched for advisers, civil society activists, academics, policy professionals and lawyers.

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    The Fight for Social Justice: Young Lawyers Making Change

    March 3 2018

    A conference to inform and inspire the social welfare lawyers of the future, build a network of like-minded junior lawyers, and bring together those committed to working in the areas of law traditionally funded by legal aid.

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    Accessing Exceptional Case Funding - webinar

    February 13 2018

    The session will cover:
    • Identifying cases which are likely to be granted funding
    • Changes to the Exceptional Case Funding Guidance, and the criteria for obtaining ECF
    • ECF procedures, including the application process, the relevant forms, and the information and documents to provide
    • Obtaining funding to cover investigations into ECF

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    How to do Judicial Review

    November 15 2017

    A complete, one day course to provide lawyers and advisers, policy people and decision makers with an understanding of public law principles and how they operate in bringing and defending judicial review claims. The course is also relevant to those working in campaigning organisations with a legal strategy and those representing and advising marginalised groups in society.

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    Judicial Review Trends and Forecasts 2017

    October 17 2017

    PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT
    PLP's annual conference for lawyers in NGOs, government and private practice, policy people and academics . The event engages with the major public law topics of the day, with presentations by leading practitioners, members of the judiciary and PLP's own lawyers.

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    Acessing legal aid Exceptional Case Funding (ECF)

    September 25 2017

    PLP is offering this training so that front-line organisations who want to help their clients obtain legal aid have the knowledge to effectively support them. It is also open to legal aid providers and lawyers wanting to assist their clients. This course is free.