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Discount Rate Forum

22nd March 2017

Following the announcement by the Lord Chancellor that she is exercising her powers under the Damages Act 1996 and laying before Parliament, for enactment on 20.03.17, a statutory instrument to reduce the Discount Rate to –0.75%, Byrom Street Chambers will be hosting a Forum at which a number of speakers will provide presentations and allow debate as to the implications of the proposed change.


The Forum will take place on March 28th at the Victoria and Albert Hotel, Manchester and will be chaired by Winston Hunter QC. The panel will include Raymond Machell QC, Christopher Melton QC, James Rowley QC, Darryl Allen QC and from Personal Financial Planning Ltd, Richard Cropper.

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