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An SCL lecture

Latest papers

Adam Robb QC
A paper presented at the Society of Construction Law Spring Conference in Leeds on 6th March 2020.
Professor Anthony Lavers
A paper presented to the Society of Construction Law at a meeting in London on 3rd March 2020
Isabel Hitching QC

A paper presented to the Society of Construction Law at a meeting in Birmingham on 19th June 2019 and updated to 17 April 2020.

An SCL event

What's new

The SCL invites entries from all disciplines. The closing date for entries is 5th January 2021.

SCL now offers podcasts which have been recorded in order to provide members with new content during the COVID-19 outbreak. You will need to be logged in as a member to listen to them.

A selection of photos from the SCL Lunch in London in February is available online.

Video of the S&T v Grove event

Following the settlement of one of the most important construction law cases of the decade, the SCL and TECBAR held a mock Supreme Court hearing on 21 January 2020 with the counsel who would have appeared. A video of the event, together with the slides and delegate pack is available to members and registered academics.

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The Society welcomes new members. You are eligible if you are interested and professionally involved in construction law. Members come from all sectors of the construction industry, for example, architects, engineers, surveyors, contractors, developers, solicitors, barristers, arbitrators and experts.

We offer two types of membership: Ordinary Membership (Premium or Discounted) and Overseas eMembership.

Benefits of membership include: meetings, published papers, a monthly newsletter, member-only content on the website, discounts and much more.

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Podcasts and Webinars

Patrick Lane SC and Jonathan Ripley-Evans
Patrick Lane SC and Jonathan Ripley-Evans discuss the new International Arbitration Rules recently launched by The Arbitration Foundation of South Africa
David Sears QC and Crispin Winser
Now that the Supreme Court has reached its decision in Bresco v Lonsdale, our speakers revisit the talk they gave after the first instance decision.