Forthcoming meetings and events

Unless marked otherwise, the meetings are free to members and their guests. There is usually a link to go to book your places. Bookings can only be made by logged in members. Please contact our administrative office with any queries.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015
5.45 for 6.00pm
Birmingham
Don’t be led up the critical path

Stephen Lowsley (Diales) and Christopher Linnett

Mark Wheeler, SCL Treasurer
Ian Yule

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For further enquiries please contact wendy.mitcham@weightmans.com

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6.00pm
Nottingham
The Assessment of Damages – Certainty and the Loss of Chance

Sam Townend, Keating Chambers

Jocelyn Taylor
Jocelyn Taylor

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6.30pm
London
Payment notices and adjudication under the amended Construction Act

Justin Mort QC, Keating Chambers and Sarah Thomas, Pinsent Masons LLP

Mr Justice Coulson

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015
6:00m for 6.30pm
Milton Keynes
Construction Law Update - Major Decisions in Arbitration, Mediation and Adjudication in 2014
Joint meeting between the Thames Valley Branches of the CIArb and the SCL

Stuart Thompson - Mills & Reeve

Alistair Cull

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015
5.30 for 6.00pm
Southampton
Excellence in Construction Law – Ensuring you are paid for your work!
Joint meeting: Society of Construction Law and The Chartered Institute of Building

Jonathan Parker, Quigg Golden

Jessica Tresham

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
5.45 for 6pm
Bristol
Agreements to agree: the enforceability of staged dispute clauses

Anneliese Day QC, 4 New Square

Andrew Kearney
Andrew Kearney

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Wednesday, May 6, 2015
6.30pm
London
The Society's AGM
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
7.30pm
London
The Society's Annual Dinner 2015

This event is open to SCL members and guests. Please note 1 guest per member only. Cost £90 + £18 VAT = £108 per member to include pre-dinner drinks & wine with dinner.

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Monday, May 11, 2015
6.00pm
Manchester
Limitation and Exclusion Clauses

Ben Patten QC & Rick Liddell, 4 New Square

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6.00pm
Leeds/Wakefield
Termination – Tips for Success and Avoiding the Elephant Traps

Fiona Parkin QC, Atkin Chambers

Martin Green
Jonathan Hawkswell

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6.30pm
London
Hudson Prize presentation
Joint first-prize winner: “Adjudication and the Residential Occupier Exception: Time for a Rethink?”

Professor Philip Britton

Professor Anthony Lavers

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Thursday, May 14, 2015
5.45 for 6pm
Bristol
Adjudication Enforcement, Insolvent Companies & Can I Get My Money Back: the unsatisfactory state of the law?

James Bowling, 4 Pump Court

Chloé Flatley, EC Harris LLP
Tom Wrzesien

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Monday, June 8, 2015
6.00 for 6.15pm
Sheffield
Where are we now on the interpretation of contracts

Peter Rees QC, Thirty Nine Essex Chambers

Andrew Essam
Andrew Essam

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Tuesday, June 9, 2015
6.30pm
London
The Mason and the Carpenter – a tale of concurrency…

Steve Briggs and Dr Franco Mastrandrea

Vincent Moran QC

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Friday, June 19, 2015
12.30 for 1pm
Manchester
The Society of Construction Law Manchester Summer Lunch

Cost: £60 + £12 VAT = £72 per person. Bookings are open to non SCL members. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
5.30 for 6 pm
Birmingham
The pioneering TCC - pushing the boundaries on litigation costs

Fiona Sinclair QC, Sian Mirchandani and Roger Mallalieu, 4 New Square

Michael O’Shea
Ian Yule

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For further enquiries please contact wendy.mitcham@weightmans.com

Thursday, July 9, 2015
5.30 for 6pm
Southampton
Assessment of damages - certainty and loss of a chance

Samuel Townend, Keating Chambers

Jessica Tresham

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Tuesday, July 14, 2015
6.30pm
London
tbc

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Thursday, July 16, 2015
6.15pm
London
Junior SCL Boat Trip

The Junior Committee of the Society of Construction Law and RICS Matrics London present the joint boat trip on the River Thames.

Further information to follow

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
6.30pm
London
The pioneering TCC - pushing the boundaries on litigation costs

Fiona Sinclair QC, Sian Mirchandani and Roger Mallalieu

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Thursday, September 10, 2015
6.00pm
Leeds/Wakefield
Preparing for and surviving cross examination - Cross examination in the TCC and in adjudication hearings
Moderator: His Honour Judge Mark Raeside QC

Kate Grange, 39 Essex Chambers & Jennie Gillies, 4 Pump Court

Jonathan Hawkswell

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Friday, September 11, 2015
12.15 for 1.00pm
Leeds/Wakefield
The SCL Lunch in the North of England

BBC TV’s Harry Gration

Jonathan Hawkswell

Cost £75 pp including VAT. Bookings are open to non SCL members. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

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Thursday, October 1, 2015 - Saturday, October 3, 2015
London
European Society of Construction Law - Conference

Further information to follow

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
6.30pm
London
tbc

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015
6.30pm
London
tbc

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Friday, November 6, 2015
12noon for 12.30pm
Glasgow
SCL Lunch in Scotland

Further details to follow

Friday, November 6, 2015
12noon for 12.30pm
Glasgow
SCL Lunch in Scotland

Further details to follow

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
6.30pm
London
tbc

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Friday, December 4, 2015
12 noon
Dublin
SCL Lunch in Dublin
Susan Bryson
Friday, February 5, 2016
12.30 for 1pm
London
SCL Lunch at the Brewery 2016
Friday, March 4, 2016
8.15am
Leeds/Wakefield
The Society of Construction Law Annual Conference 2016
Jonathan Hawkswell
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6.30pm
London
SCL President's Reception