PGM: "discrimination issues in housing law: recent cases" Liz Davies (Garden Court) - 29th November 2017

Date and time: 
29 November 2017 6:00pm

We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a Practitioners Group Meeting on “discrimination issues in housing law: recent cases”
on Wednesday 29th November.

Please note that this event will be held at the London offices of Slater & Gordon.

No need to book - just come along!


  • topic: discrimination issues in housing law: recent cases
  • speakers: Liz Davies, Garden Court Chambers (profile)
  • date: Wednesday 29th November 2017
  • time: 6:00 pm
  • venue: Slater Gordon
  • address: 50-52 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1HL
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  • CPD: accredited for 1.0 CPD hour


The Equality Act 2010 has received judicial attendance in housing law cases - notably
in the areas of homelessness and allocation of social housing - in the last 2 years.
Liz Davies, housing law barrister at Garden Court Chambers and co-author of
Housing Allocation and Homelessness: Law and Practice (Jordan Publishing, 2016, Luba, Davies & Johnston) will review the cases in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court


A portable hearing loop is available.  Please let us know if you are considering attending and wish to make use of these facilities - or if you require some other adjustment.

These meetings are free for members.  Non-members are welcome but are asked to pay £20 (or join!).



There will be remote access to the PGM via Skype.  Skype users will be able to attend the session by conference call by calling “discriminationlawassociation”.

If you don't have a personal Skype account, this can easily be set up for free so members can access the PGM for free via a computer.

The line will be open from just before 6:00pm.  During the Q&A we will relay questions from the conference call to the meeting.

Skype can handle up to 24 people on a conference call.  We will open the conference to the first 23 people who call.