March 5, 2013
Spencers Solicitors Director, John Spencer, has recorded a training podcast on 'Recent Developments in Personal Injury Law' which is worth one CPD point for all solicitors, legal executives and barristers.
By using the below CPDcast voucher code, anyone can download the podcast free of charge and listen to John Spencer discuss a range of developments in personal injury law along with practical advice.
The podcast covers major changes introduced in the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders (LASPO) Act commencing in April 2013, Spencer explores how such changes will affect all aspects of the legal sector including:
* Extensions to the Road Traffic Accident protocol
* Removal of recoverable costs from culpable parties
* The ban on referral fees
In the 30 minute recording Spencer focuses where possible on specific examples to contextualise his points for those within the personal injury sector.
The session concludes emphasising the importance of always keeping upper most the primacy your client's best interests.
This free podcast makes a must-listen for all those interested in how personal injury law has changed in recent years and what changes coming into force from April 2013.
Click here to access the podcast download page and enter code SS2013 when prompted.
The audio itself is worth 0.5 CPD points and to receive the full credit, listeners are required to take a short quiz at the end.