Health & Social Care Seminar in Wales


Wednesday 7th March 2018

10:00am to 4.30pm (registration and breakfast from 9:15am)

The Park Plaza, Greyfriars Road, Cardiff CF10 3AL

This full-day seminar will explore the statutory duties owed by Local Authorities and Health Boards in Wales, focusing on the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 and the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006, as well as accompanying Regulations, Guidance and Policy documents.

The day will include a keynote address by a judicial speaker and a series of talks and workshops presented by Professor Luke Clements, Rebecca Stickler and Rhys Hadden. All speakers have extensive experience in the fields of health and social care law in Wales and each plenary session and workshop will be tailored to provide practical advice for everyday application.  

Topics will include: 

  • the duties under primary and secondary legislation
  • continuing Healthcare and the National Framework for Implementation in Wales
  • nursing care: health or social care provision?
  • ordinary residence and the responsible Local Authority
  • funding disputes between Local Authorities and Health Boards and how the same should be resolved
  • a practitioners’ guide on how to challenge and defend decisions of public bodies in the Administrative Court

Full refreshments will be provided throughout the day along with a comprehensive delegate pack.


Normal delegate rate: £40.00 + VAT per delegate

Group Discount offer: 20% off the full delegate rate for 2 or more bookings from the same firm


The conference is accredited with 5 CPD points (Training reference 1383).


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
A VAT invoice will be sent to you on receipt of your online 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 5 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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