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Contractually Compliant Notices and Records

Most contracts require a contractor to submit a notice of its intention to claim for an entitlement to an extension of time and additional costs. Where a contractor fails to submit a contractually compliant notice the contractor may forfeit its entitlement.

Date:
Wed 15 Aug 2018
Time:
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Venue:
Park Inn by Radisson Muscat, Sultan Qaboos Street Al Khuwair, Muscat, Oman
CPD:
1.5 hours formal CPD
From
AED60

Overview

The purpose of the event is to discuss how to identify and comply with a contractor's obligation for the giving of a notice with respect to its entitlement to an extension of time and additional costs under, and in accordance with, the contract.

In addition, the event will discuss how to identify, compile, collate and submit contemporaneous site records and documents in support of a contractor's claims for entitlement to an extension of time and additional costs. The discussion will also discuss the differences in legal jurisdictions with respect to the giving of a notice and how it may affect a contractor's claim.

Learning outcomes

  • How to identify and comply with contractual condition precedent and time bar notice requirements
  • The difference between common law and civil law jurisdictions with respect to the giving of a notice and how this may affect a contractor's claim
  • When to submit a notice of entitlement for an extension of time and additional cost
  • How to compile, collate and submit contemporaneous site records

Meet the speaker

Andrew Smith, a Director at Driver Trett, is a chartered quantity surveyor with extensive experience in providing commercial and contractual advice to a wide range of client and contracting organisations in the construction, civil engineering, energy, and petrochemical industries.

Andrew’s particular field of expertise includes commercial and contract advice, the preparation of claim and claim defence documents, provision and management of arbitration and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) support services, risk management, dispute avoidance, and the amicable resolution of disputes. He has also been appointed as an Expert Witness.

Agenda

18:00 – 18:30     Coffee, networking & registration
18:30 – 18:35     Introduction of the speaker and RICS updates
18:35 – 19:30     Speaker presentation
19:30 – 20:00     Q&A

Please note:

  • Do not send payment via bank transfer as this form of payment is no longer accepted for CPD events.
  • We are unable to reserve a place at this event unless payment is made.
  • The presentation will start promptly at 18:30. If you have not checked in by this time (18:30), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.
  • Just a gentle reminder that your recorded CPD hours are monitored by our Regulation team and you are unable to claim Formal CPD hours if you did not attend the event.
From
AED60
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