Entry from British & World English dictionary
A meeting of professionals such as teachers or social workers to discuss a particular case.
- Her future was due to be decided at a case conference with social services.
- This was deemed to be inappropriate action by [the father] and Social Services were informed, and after an interval a case conference was convened.
- I nevertheless granted the adjournment and the settlement conference was converted to a case conference at which time I made the following order.
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