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Annual Conference 2022

Copenhagen, Friday 16 & Saturday 17 September 2022

10.25 CPD hours

15% early bird discount
valid until 31 July 2022!

Very kindly hosted by

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Plesner Advokatpartnerselskab
Amerika Plads 37
2100 Copenhagen
Denmark

Thursday 15 September 2022

Arrival Day

19:00-22:00

Drinks Reception
Kindly sponsored by HBSV Advocaten

Axelborgsalen, Tivoli
Vesterbrogade 4
1620 Copenhagen

Friday 16 September 2022

Day 1

09:00-09:30

Registration

09:30-10:00

Opening & Welcome

Ana Romero

Ana Romero
PEOPIL President

Julie Harder

Julie Harder
General Board member for Denmark

10:00-10:30

AGM

Liam Moloney

Moloney & Co. Solicitors, Ireland

Chair Morning Session

Liam Moloney

10.30-11.30

Recovery of damages for psychological and psychiatric injuries

Panellists

  • Harry Steinberg QC – 12 King´s Bench Walk, England
  • Esther Abellán – BCV Lex Abogados, Spain
  • Marco Bona – Studio Legale Bona Oliva & Associati, Italy

11:30-12:00

Coffee break

12:00-13:00

Emerging litigation for displaced people

Panel discussion on the rights of displaced people/refugees.

Panellists

  • Clare Campbell – Leigh Day, England
  • Paschalis Moschos – Pavlakis – Moschos & Associates, Greece
  • Kateryna Balaban – project leader of UA.SUPPORT, Ukraine

13:00-14:30

Lunch 

Jolanta Budzowska

Budzowska Fiutowski i Partnerzy Radcowie Prawni, Poland

Chair Afternoon Session

Jolanta Budzowska

14:30-15:15

Recent judgments of CJEU in Personal Injuries Cases and the work of the PEOPIL Law Reform Group

Speakers

  • Katherine Allen – Hugh James, England
  • tbc

15:15 – 16:15

New and ongoing international mass torts litigation in the USA/Europe

Speakers

  • Charles Siegel – Waters & Kraus & Paul, Dallas, USA
  • Tim Annett – Irwin Mitchell, England

16:15-16:45

Coffee break

16:45-17:30

Claimant is entitled to American level of care costs after injury sustained in Norway – milestone decision by the Norwegian Supreme Court

Speakers

  • Carl Åsland Jerstad – Haver Advokatfirma AS, Norway
  • Linda Egeland – Haver Advokatfirma AS, Norway

17:30 – 17:45

Young Lawyers Group update by Co-Chairs Cheryl Palmer-Hughes and Gabriela Lenarczyk

19:30

Drinks Reception – Dinner

Saturday 17 September 2022

Day 2

Christine Schneider

Reis - Köll - Schneider, Austria

Chair

Christine Schneider

10:00-11:00

Developing litigation from electric mobility devices (e-scooters and similar e-devices)

Speakers

  • Natalia Astigarraga – Cremades & Calvo-Sotelo, Spain
  • Alice Kubů Frýbová– Holubová advokáti s.r.o., Czech Republic
  • Karolina Karoly – Budzowska, Fiutowski & Partners, Poland

11:00-11:15

Coffee break

11:15-12:00

Fee Sharing between firms – how to collaborate, profitably, with lawyers outside of your jurisdiction

Panel discussion in relation to cost recoverability

Panellists

  • Julian Chamberlayne – Stewarts Law, England
  • Mark Gibson – Digby Brown, Scotland
  • Stefano Dangel – Dolce Lauda, Germany

12:00-12:30

Brexit: where are we now and where are we going?

Speakers

  • Ian Denham – Outer Temple Chambers, England
  • Paul McClorry – Hudgells Solicitors, England

12:30

12:45-13.45

Closing remarks by Ana Romero

 

Boat trip with a light lunch on board around the harbour of Copenhagen