Pursuing TOLOTA Applications for Cohabitation Disputes

Pursuing TOLOTA Applications for Cohabitation Disputes

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Course Overview

This course, delivered by lecturer Safda Mahmood, will discuss the procedural steps when pursuing a beneficial interest in property, with reference to the need to comply with the Civil Procedure Rules.

Viewers will receive practical guidance on how to confirm the clients’ objectives when taking instructions, what claims a party can make and the documentation which must be provided in support of an application.

The position regarding costs and the factors to consider when deciding whether to pursue alternative dispute resolution will also be examined.

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:
  • • Be aware of the court action to be taken when acting for cohabitees
  • • Be familiar with Schedule 4: Practice Direction (Pre- Action Conduct and Protocols) and Procedure Under Section 14 TOLATA 1996
  • • Understand the Budget Costs Rules as they apply to TOLOTA applications
  • • Have a greater understanding of, and feel confident when, advising clients regarding this area of family law

What is the target audience?

  • Family law practitioners


About Instructor - Safda Mahmood

Safda is a senior solicitor, with a public authority, having had practiced in both Private Practice and Local Government. Safda is on the Law Society Children Panel and specialises in Children Law and Adoption. He delivers training across the country and writes regularly for various journals including Family Law Journal, Legal Executives Journal and Law Society Bulletin.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
    1 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page