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Event date: 1 May 2020

10.30 - 11.15

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Webinar

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An essential free webinar for the construction industry covering the legal issues facing the industry and what businesses must know. From JCT Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Relief under JCT Contracts), NEC Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Procedure for Relief) to practical contract guidance.

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Agenda

10.30 Start and Introductions – Clive Dickin, NFB Commercial Director

10.35 Key Considerations For All Contractors – John Bradley, NFB Construction Law Advice Line Service, including:

  • Service and advice to members going forward
  • Background to current events and Contract Frustration
  • JCT Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Relief under JCT Contracts)
  • NEC Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Procedure for Relief)
  • Contract Guidance

10.55 Conclusions and Key Actions – John Bradley – Q&A

11.05 Additional NFB Member support – Clive Dickin

11.10 Private Construction Legal Advice Surgeries – Mark Barber

 

Speaker Profile

John Bradley, NFB Construction Law Advice Line Service

John provides the NFB Construction Law Advice Line Service.

As an expert in construction law and dispute resolution, John is a proponent of ADR, and is highly skilled in resolving matters and disputes by way of neutral evaluation, mediation, arbitration, litigation and adjudication.

John has acted on disputes involving hospitals, supermarkets, Heathrow Airport, on high value claims as well as simple house extension/refurbishment projects. 

He has also advised H M Government on the review of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act.  John is Editor of CIP’s “Construction Contractual Handbook” https://www.cip-books.com/product/construction-contractual-handbook-5th-edition/, Director of the Contractors Legal Grp (the main umbrella association for main contractors) https://www.clgcontractors.com/, and sits on the main boards of the Joint Contracts Tribunal and Construction Industry Publications https://www.cip-books.com/ . John is a Qualified Quantity Surveyor, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

 

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