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Criminal law update Spring 2019

Date: Tuesday 9 April 2019
Time: 13:30 registration and lunch, 14:00 - 17:00 
Venue: BPP University, 33-34 Colmore Circus, Birmingham, B4 6BN
CPD: 3 learning hours
Fees: Member: £99 + vat Non-member: £115 + vat
Speaker: Anthony Edwards

The criminal law update is a 6 monthly review of all developments in criminal law from statutory change to investigations, law, procedure, sentencing, evidence, costs and legal aid .The sessions are designed to allow for the interaction.

Course content:

The course will be presented by Anthony Edwards and will include:

  • Statutory developments including the Mental Health (Use of Force) Act 2018
  • Appropriate adults and criminal record certificates
  • New Code for Crown Prosecutors.
  • Motoring Offences: SRA Transparency rules.
  • New Criminal Procedure Rules and Criminal Practice Direction
  • Reasonable lines of enquiry in disclosure
  • PET forms and adjournments
  • Defences to crime; lack of capacity
  • Sentencing young offenders
  • Sentencing guidelines
  • Bad character and hearsay developments
  • Litigators’ and new advocates’ fees 


to book your place please visit

9th April 2019 1:30 PM   through   5:00 PM
BPP University
32-34 Colmore Circus
Birmingham, B4 6BN
United Kingdom
Member fee £ 118.80 (includes VAT of £ 19.80)
Non member £ 138.00 (includes VAT of £ 23.00)

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