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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Thursday, April 30, 2015
5.30 for 6.00pm
Glasgow
A reflection on Construction Mediation in Scotland: A comparison of the views and experiences of Lawyers and End-users

Andrew Agapiou LLM PhD

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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
Joint SCL and CIArb Event

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

Paul Sinha, comedian, broadcaster and is best known for being on the ITV game show "The Chase"

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
Part of the land? The legal landscape following Savoye v Spicers
Joint SCL / Society of Construction Arbitrators lecture

Anneliese Day QC

John Tackaberry QC

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

The Junior Committee of the Society of Construction Law, RICS Matrics London & CIOB Novus present the joint organisations’ boat trip on the River Thames.

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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
Beyond Conflict in Construction
European Society of Construction Law - Conference

Social Functions to accompany the congress will be held at Middle Temple Hall and The National Liberal Club. Further information and details will follow shortly.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
6.30pm
London
Factual and Legal Causation >Illustrated By: The Charge of the Light Brigade

Nicholas Baatz QC

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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