Relief from Sanctions

Relief from Sanctions

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Course Overview

This webinar will consider all aspects of obtaining relief from sanctions, including a detailed analysis of the principles that the Court will apply when considering such an application.

During this bite size webinar, experienced lecturer and trainer Alastair Hodge will provide viewers with practical advice on how to prepare a successful application and will examine the following areas:

  • ·         The principles in Mitchell v. News Group Newspapers [2014] 1 WLR 795
  • ·         The principles in Denton v. White Ltd [2014] 1 WLR 3296
  • ·         Post Denton case law & recent developments
  • ·         Practical advice on preparing a successful application

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • • Have a greater understanding of the general power to apply for relief from sanctions
  • • Be familiar with key case law in this area
  • • Feel confident when preparing an application for relief from sanctions

What is the target audience?

  • Civil law and PI practitioners


About Instructor - Alastair Hodge

Alastair is a practising barrister at 5 Essex Court who specialises in all aspects of Employment & Education Law. Called in 1997, Alastair is also a Senior Advocacy Trainer for the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple and has spent many years teaching students, pupils, junior practitioners and QC's the art of advocacy, both nationally and internationally. In 2014 he was appointed a Master of the Bench and in 2016 was appointed an Honorary Professor at Nottingham Law School. He is also an experienced after dinner speaker, comedian and mimic, and is renowned for his entertaining presentational style.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar


  • Slides
    12 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page


  • Price
  • £ 60