Next events

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Monday, April 28, 2014
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Non-SCL events

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - Saturday, May 17, 2014

The DRBF offers an annual International Conference which attracts the top Dispute Board practitioners, employers, funding institutions, contractors, legal professionals and consultants all active in alternative dispute resolution. In 2014, the conference will be hosted for the first time in Asia, in Singapore.

Delay and Disruption Protocol

This Protocol has been prepared by the Society of Construction Law for determining extensions of time and compensation for delay and disruption. Published on October 16th 2002, It exists to provide guidance to all parties to the construction process when dealing with time/delay matters. It recognises that transparency of information and methodology is central to both dispute prevention and dispute resolution.

You may download a 2.6MB Zip file containing the Protocol here. Or you can purchase printed copies here.

Quoting the Protocol
Provided that the Society’s written permission is sought ( extracts may be reproduced in articles, seminar notes etc. Permission will usually be given provided that no more than 10% of the total text is quoted, and that the source is acknowledged. SCL also asks that the website address, is given.

Latest news

SCL Hudson Prize 2013

The Judging Panel of the SCL Hudson Prize has announced the results for the 2013 competition. More

SCL Tie and Pin available

To mark the Society of Construction Law's 30th Anniversary, we are pleased to offer our members the option of purchasing the new Society Tie and Pin. The Tie can be bought for £24.00 including VAT. The pin can be bought for £6.00 including VAT.

ESCL Master Thesis Prize Winners

The winners of the ESCL Master Thesis Prize have been announced at the Annual ESCL Conference in Paris. More details

SCL Prize for Best Construction Law Student

The SCL Prize for Best Construction Law Student was presented to Terry Brown on the University of Bath M.Sc International Construction Management course. More details

JCT Non-UK Markets Contract Survey

The SCL has been asked by the JCT to invite all of our members who work internationally, whether based in the UK or otherwise, to provide their views as part of the JCT Non-UK Markets Contract Survey. The JCT is keen to hear from members to help them investigate how to make it easier for JCT contract users to adopt one of its contract on non-UK projects. More details