Avoiding Disputes and Getting Paid

5 Jun
5 June 2019, 1:15 pm - 4:30 pm
NMC, West Bromwich.

This half day course is brought to you by Shulman’s and will be delivered by one of their construction experts,  Sarah Wilson. The course covers a wide range of issues from correct contractual set up to preparing for a fight and how to achieve the best possible outcome. Shulmans LLP is a full corporate law firm and one of the largest in the UK with 25 partners and 220 colleagues. Shulmans has been described by Lawyer 200 as a ‘stand out performer’.

Who should attend?The course is targeted at: Commercial Directors: Commercial Managers; Contract Managers; Project Managers; Quantity Surveyors; Programmers; In-house Lawyers.

Key topics include:

  • Setting up the contract
  • Recording instructions and events
  • Managing documentation
  • Preparing for a fight!
  • HGCRA (Construction Act) Payment Regime
  • Smash and grab adjudication – when is it available?
  • When can you suspend work for non payment?
  • Negotiating, posturing and time wasting!