RTA / ELPL Portal Tactics for Success

Guidance on how to Exit from both the RTA and ELPL Portals successfully

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Course Overview

Running cases efficiently within the Portal is always a challenge and knowing when an Exit is advisable and legitimate is key.

All Exits are not equal and court decisions around the country begin to clarify the Exits that limit claimants to Portal costs and those that are more likely to result in fixed Exit costs. Knowing which is which is an important skill.

Delivered by experienced lecturer Nicky Carter, this two-part webinar will examine the Exits from both the RTA and ELPL Portals and will consider the following topics:

Part 1
Value – Exits relevant to value at both the upper and lower end
False Exits - Costs Risk
6.10 Insurer acknowledgment
7.20 Earnings details in EL
Payment of Non-settlement Payment
Payment of Agreed Damages

Part 2
Defendant led Exits
Failure to pay Costs Exits - Exit consequences for failure to pay
Interims – Tactics and provisions for Interim payment applications
“Not suitable for the Portal” Exit – Consideration of non-specific reasons for Exit

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinars and review the supporting documentation
  • This course provides 1 CPD point

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • Be able to make valuations of value to justify Exits on value
  • Feel confident when making cost effective requests for interims and Exit decisions
  • Be up to speed with the latest case law re Exits from both the RTA and ELPL Portals
  • Recognise defendant failings and activate Exit options effectively
  • Understand how to Exit effectively when interim payments are not made on time
  • Know how to apply the “unsuitability for the portal “ Exit opportunity with consideration to minimising costs risk

What is the target audience?

  • This course is suitable for PI practitioners of all levels


About Instructor - Nicky Carter

Nicky has over 20 years experience as a claimant PI lawyer and works with a number of leading national firms and regularly presents courses for several of the country's largest providers of legal training. In addition she lectures on the BPTC and in the coming months will be lecturing on the CILEX level 3 and level 6 courses.

Course Curriculum

Part 1 - Exits

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    23 Page

Part 2 - Tactics for Success

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    23 Page


  • Price
  • £ 90