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JCT Amendments: what to be wary of as contractors

25 September 2019

Quigg Golden Maidstone, 1 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8RL

08:00 - 11:30

This half day course will detail why it is important to review any proposed amendments to any Standard Form JCT Contract that you enter into, how to go about negotiating proposed amendments, how to amend your contract and what to be wary of as main contractors, sub-contractors and sub-sub-contractors.

Topics covered:

  • Standard Forms
  • Common amendments to the contract, including: Payment Mechanisms;  Extensions of time and claiming for delay; Design responsibility; Defects; Retention; and Termination
  • How to gain a commercial advantage
  • Pros and cons of certain amendments
  • Risk management
  • Project specific requirements
  • Ambiguity and inconsistencies
  • Unfair contract conditions

Who should attend?

It is suitable for any construction or legal professionals who are working with, or are interested in the JCT Contracts.  In particular, main contractors, sub-contractors and sub-sub-contractors who contract under  JCT Contract should attend.

Price

£100 including VAT.  This price includes a £15 charitable donation to our charity partner.

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