TRANSPARENCY PROJECT: REMOTE COURT HEARINGS GUIDANCE NOTE

The Transparency Project have produced a Remote Court Hearings Guidance Note.  This is aimed at litigants themselves. Although it is quite specifically aimed at the Family Courts many litigants (and some lawyers) may find this of some assistance.

 

THE NOTE

The Note is available on the link here.

THE CONTENTS

The Note deals with thirteen basic issues.

This document answers the following questions :
1. What is a remote hearing?
2. What is a hybrid hearing?
3. What will happen at the remote hearing?
4. How do I join a remote hearing?
5. Will it cost me anything to join?
6. What devices, apps or software do I need?
7. What if I am worried I won’t be able to work the technology
8. Can I have someone with me during the remote hearing?
9. What if I need to speak privately with my lawyer or supporter during the hearing?
10. What if I want a face to face hearing?
11. What if something goes wrong?
12. What happens after the hearing?
13. Where can I find out more?