One Day Contract Law 2017 Seminar - London, United Kingdom - February 15th, 2017 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Contract Law 2017" conference to their offering.

This one day seminar will enable you to:

- Understand the contracts you manage

- Decrease reliance on external lawyers

- Reduce your risk

- Avoid expensive legal proceedings

- Tighten up your contract clauses

- Learn the latest case law and best practice on contracts and contract management

Topics covered will include:

- Tips and hints to make your contract terms apply

- Protecting your position - liability and exclusion - latest cases

- Anti-corruption and Bribery Act clauses for contracts

- Warranties and guarantees

- Obligations and rights

- Managing contracts and contract termination in a tough economic climate

- Recovering goods when the customer goes bust

- Intellectual property rights and contracts

- Consumer Rights Act 2015

- Review of recent case law

Agenda

09.30 - Introduction

09.40 - Contract Fundamentals

- What is a contract?

- Written and unwritten contracts

- Tips and hints to make your contract terms apply

- Retention of title clauses - recovering goods when the customer goes bust

- Consumer Rights Act 2015

- Review of recent case law

11.00 - Refreshments

11.20 - Anti-Corruption and Bribery Act Clauses for Contracts

- Ethics and anti-corruption policies

- Contract clauses in this area - warranties

- How to reduce risk of law infringement

- UK Bribery Act in force 2011

- Mitigating risks

11.50 - Warranties and Obligations

- Using contract clauses to commercial advantage

- Best and reasonable endeavours obligations

- Time of essence

- Consequences of breach of warranty

- How to make obligations stick

12.45 - Lunch

14.00 - Liability and its Limitation

- Ensuring your risks under contracts are mitigated

- How far can you exclude and limit liability?

- Best practice and model clauses

- Latest cases under the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977

- Force majeure clauses

Practical Exercise - Liability

15.15 - Refreshments

15.35 - Intellectual Property Rights

- IP protection clauses in contracts

- Who owns the rights?

- Foreground and background rights

- Exploitation of IP rights by agreement

16.15 - Termination and Management of Contracts

- Best practice guidelines

- Dealing with contract breaches

- Litigation and mediation

- Right to terminate agreements

- How to handle supplier difficulties and liquidation

16.45 - Final Q&A session

17.00 - End of seminar

For more information about this conference visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l75vjl/contract_law_2017

Related Topics: Commercial Law

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716