Managing and resolving shareholder disputes

Professional Development

Overview

This seminar forms part of the 2020 Non-Executive Director CPD Seminar Series – a series of 10 CPD seminars, which take place throughout 2020.

The 2020 Non-Executive Director CPD Seminar Series provides essential updates for Directors, Non-Executive Directors & aspiring Non-Executive Directors, delivered by industry recognised experts. This series will comprise 10 monthly seminars of 60 minutes, inclusive of a 15-minute Q&A, covering a wide range of topics.

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Suitable For

Non-Executive Directors & aspiring Non-Executive Directors

02 Dec 2020    View session times
02 Dec 2020    16:00 - 17:00
1 CPD hours
1 hour
Jersey

Managing and resolving shareholder disputes

Date: 02 Dec 2020
Time: 16:00 - 17:00

Cost: GBP 55

Learning Outcomes

  • Types of shareholder dispute – what are they and where do they come from?
  • Pre-emptive strikes – taking steps early.
  • How to effectively manage a shareholder dispute.
  • Litigation – very much a last resort.

TIMINGS:

Seminars

16:00-17:00 (Registration from 15.45)
Venue: Jersey International Business School

BENEFITS:

  • Hard copies of speakers’ notes/slides are provided at each seminar – subject to availability
  • Certificates of attendance are provided
  • Refreshments are provided
  • 1 hour of CPD

*Please note that all delegates must sign-in upon arrival in order to receive a CPD Certificate

SPEAKERS

Simon Hurry, Group Partner at Collas Crill LLP

Simon is a group partner within the dispute resolution team in Collas Crill's Jersey office.

Simon has developed a practice focused on high value commercial litigation, asset tracing and cross-border insolvency in both a contentious and non-contentious context. He is able to draw on multi-jurisdictional litigation and alternative dispute resolution experience having worked in the Cayman Islands for three years.

Simon has extensive advocacy experience, appearing regularly before the courts of Jersey and the Cayman Islands. In 2015, he was awarded the Jersey Law Society's 'Junior Lawyer of the Year' and is ranked for dispute resolution in both Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500.

He is a keen public speaker and has a particular interest in directors' duties, shareholder disputes and cross-border insolvency. He is a member of the Legal & Regulatory Committee of the Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Experts (ARIES).