Agricultural Law Seminar, Cirencester


Thursday 23rd February 2017

The Crown of Crucis Hotel, Ampney Crucis, Cirencester

This specialist seminar is a must for any lawyers or surveyors practising in the rural sector. Providing a general update of recent cases and legislation, a summary of the law of nuisance affecting the agricultural sector and proprietary estoppel claims, specifically in relation to farms, speakers from the Guildhall Chambers Property and Estates team look forward to welcoming you to our annual event.
The seminar will be accredited with 2 CPD points and comprehensive materials and refreshments will be provided.


The conference is accredited with 2 CPD points (Training reference 1383).


Normal delegate rate: £25.00 + VAT per delegate


16:30: Registration & Refreshments

17:00: William Batstone will provide a round-up of recent cases, legislation and points of practice of interest to lawyers and surveyors practising in the agricultural sector.

17:30: Jay Jagasia will provide a summary of the law of nuisance within the agricultural sector, focusing on:

(1) Sources of law;
(2) Recent cases;
(3) Risk areas and practical tips to minimise the risk.

18:00: Malcolm Warner will provide an update and the identification of growth areas for proprietary estoppel

(1) Recent cases – a short update
(2) The enthusiastic embrace of PE in the farming industry
(3) Minimising the risk of PE claims
(4) What areas should solicitors look at to utilise PE as a remedy and how can the practice areas be grown

18:30: Drinks & Canapes


Terms and conditions

We reserve the right to vary the content, timetable, location or speakers; or to cancel the seminar totally in which case we will refund any payment made in respect of the cancelled conference. Neither the members of Guildhall Chambers nor the speakers will be liable by reason of breach of contract, negligence or otherwise for any loss or consequential loss incurred by any person acting or omitting to act in reliance upon material or presentation given at or in connection with the event. Please be advised that places are limited so please book early to guarantee a place. The fee for this seminar includes a comprehensive conference folder, lunch and all other refreshments.

Booking terms
Please send a cheque with your form or wait to be invoiced. A VAT invoice will be sent to you on receipt of your booking form/details. All invoices for this seminar must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date. Cheques are made payable to Guildhall Chambers. Unfortunately we are unable to take online payments at this time.

Confirmation of registration

If you have not received confirmation of your registration one week before the conference, please telephone 0117 930 9000 to confirm that your registration form has been received.

Substitute delegates
Substitute delegates will be accepted at any time – please telephone 0117 930 9000 to let us know the name of the substitute.

Provided notice is received at least 48 hours before the seminar, the seminar fee will be refunded.

CPD Accreditation

Under the Law Society’s CPD scheme and the Bar Council’s New and Established Practitioners’ Programme the conference is accredited with 2 CPD points (Training reference: 1383). The seminar will also contribute to CPD requirements under the terms of the ICAEW’s CPD policy.

If you have any questions about the seminar, or any other Guildhall Chambers events, please contact the Marketing Team on 0117 930 9000 or [email protected].

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