Conference Programme

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DAY 1 – Friday June 7th, 2019

  • Leveling the playing field? Impact of the abolition of the IBC’s and the restructuring of corporate tax regime in Barbados –

Mr. Andrew Ferreira Q.C. Managing Partner of Chancery Chambers

  • A whole new world! Anti-money laundering in the digital currency era. –

Ms. Sade Jemmott, General Counsel BITT Technologies

  • Transforming Information into Intelligence – Fraud Investigation and Prevention Techniques

Mr. Timothy Abrahams, Partner – PwC – Forensic Services, Advisory Practice, Chicago

Mr. Jude Vanover, Director – PwC – Forensic Services, Advisory Practice

  • RTC- A treaty right to Legal Education? – Jason Jones A case Study-

Dr. Corlita Babb-Schaeffer – General Counsel to CARICOM

  • Data protection: A look at on-line privacy policies
    • Manipulation
    • Undermining sovereignty with Social media
    • Regulation

Mr. Bartlett Morgan, Ms. Nicole Nurse and Ms. Shari Ann Walker Attorneys-at-Law

  • Resolution of Sports Disputes

Mr. J. Tyrone Marcus

DAY 2 – Saturday, June 8th, 2019

  • The Nature of the Appellate Function –

Mr. Justice Andrew Burgess JCCJ

  • Towards expedience and efficiency – E-Registries –

Mr. Bruce Preston Court room Expert for JUST project in Jamaica and JUSTICE

  • E-Discovery and E-Forensics in Criminal and Civil proceedings –

Ms. Georgia Gibson Henlin Attorney-at-Law (CLPD Director JAMBAR)

Project in Ghana

  • Social Media: The Impact on the Admissibility of Evidence and the Right to a Fair Trial –

Mrs. Donna Babb Agard Q.C. Director of Public Prosecutions of Barbados

  • Sexual offences and non-disclosure agreements –

Mr. Rowan Pennington-Benton Attorney-at-Law

  • Recent Constitutional Amendments and Judicial Independence in Barbados

Ms. Tammi Pilgrim

Mr. Ronnie Yearwood, Lecturer

  • Rights of the Child –Legal representation and Sentencing –

Ms. Jackie Burke Sealy


NB: The Barbados Bar Association reserves the right to change the foregoing programme at any time.