Suitable for: All What does this mean?
Wanting to use ASB injunctions as part of your armoury for tackling ASB? Then this course is for you.
We’ll take a practical look at when injunctions and possessions claims are appropriate to use and how to go about it.
Under the expert guidance of our trainer, Aisha Akhtar, delegates will gain practical experience of drafting injunction clauses based on real life case studies. You’ll understand what a ‘reasonable and proportionate’ clause should contain, and what to put into the witness statement.
What will be covered?
- Understanding when the ASB injunction can be used
- The evidential test for applying for a civil injunction and possession claim
- Case studies and scenarios
- Drafting of common ASB injunction clauses
- Using positive requirements in ASB injunctions
- What should go into your witness statement to support a claim and how to structure it
- Common mistakes to avoid in witness statements
- What happens when there is a breach of order?
- Possession proceedings on both discretionary and absolute possession grounds
- Examples of actual, up to date legal cases.
Aimed at Those working in the housing sector looking to develop their knowledge of these ASB tools, or an officer who currently uses or is looking to use civil Injunctions and possession claims but would like to gain more confidence.
Aisha Akhtar qualified as a lawyer in 2009 having taken a keen interest in social housing. She has worked both in-house and in private practice. She joined Network Homes in October 2017 as their in-house social housing expert. She manages a team and deals with all housing management matters.
She has been a board member for a housing association previously in East London and is currently an Advisory Board member for Inspirited Minds (a mental health Charity).
She has delivered training sessions throughout the country on various topics throughout her career. She regularly delivers both public and tailor made in-house training to various HAs and LAs.
Aisha really enjoys delivering training and empowering people, she makes the sessions interactive so there is an exchange of ideas so delegates leave feeling confident in implementing positive change.
“Really enjoyed the day today. Was nice to meet and speak to other people doing similar jobs and understand the issues they face are typically the same that we face ie, push back from other agencies.South Liverpool Homes
Aisha was fab, and her knowledge is amazing.”
“Brilliant session and really helpful to get advice on some real life cases. Aisha is an excellent trainer!”Connexus Homes Ltd
“Nice to have someone deliver a course who is passionate about the subject.”Rosebery/Town and Country
Cancellations and substitutions
If you are unable to attend an event or public training course, please let us know in writing (email is fine) at least 48 hours before. Please email [email protected] Otherwise, a cancellation fee of £60 plus VAT will be chargeable. If you are using a package place to attend and do not inform us within the agreed time frame, then a place will be taken to cover your non-attendance. Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited.
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