This service has been developed to help you conform with the audio conferencing requirements of the Access to Justice Act of 1999, which stipulates that audio conferencing MUST be used for certain types of legal case hearings.
BT 's Legal Hearings service has been selected by the Her Majesty's Courts Service (HMCS) to be used by legal community to conduct telephone hearings for the following cases:
- allocation and listing hearings
- interim applications, case management conferences and pre-trial reviews with a time estimate of less than one hour
- any other application with the consent of the court and all parties.