ASB – possession or injunction?

A practical course for housing officers and legal officers wanting to understand when possession is appropriate and when an injunction would be the best action to take.

ASB – possession or injunction?

ASB – possession or injunction? What will delegates learn?

  • The legal framework for possession and injunctions
  • The facts the court are looking for when making an order
  • Maximising the evidence to support the legal test
  • Practical tips on the evidence needed to support possession and injunction cases.

This course will cover:

  • The legal test for possession on grounds of anti-social behaviour for secure and assured tenants
  • The legal test for an Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 injunction
  • Vital techniques to use to decide which is the best course of action
  • Practical tips on the evidence needed to support possession and injunction cases
  • Practical advice on how to show the court of the strength of your case
  • Case studies to practice real scenarios.

Who should attend?

Housing officers and legal officers who are new to the role and those wanting a refresher on the legal principles.

Syka Sheikh

Legal Syka Sheikh

Syka Sheikh is a solicitor with over 14 years’ post-qualification experience, currently working as a litigation team manager for a large housing association in West Yorkshire. She specialises in housing litigation, tackling anti-social behaviour, injunctions and possession proceedings. Syka provides training to a wide variety of clients, including housing organisations and local authorities. Her style of training is informative and interactive with opportunities for delegates to ask questions relating to their areas of work.

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