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Thursday, 29 November 2018

As a tribute to her distinguished contribution to construction law, and to the work of SCL, the Society has decided to offer a scholarship bearing Frances Paterson’s name.  The purpose of the scholarship is to support doctoral research in the field of construction law at a UK university. 

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Entries are now invited for the 2018 Competition from all entrants with an interest in construction law and an idea which they wish to share. First prize is £2,500 and Second prize is £1,250. The closing date for essay submission is Thursday 3rd January 2019.

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

The Judging Panel of the SCL Hudson Prize has announced the results for the 2017 competition.

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

The Judging Panel of the SCL Hudson Prize has announced the results for the 2016 competition.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

SCL India is holding its 7th International SCL Conference from November 10-12. More details on their special website and in this flyer.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

The closing date for entries is January 2, 2018. For more general information about the Prize, see here. Full details of the rules and how to enter are in this PDF document.

Friday, 1 September 2017

SCL North America has launched a new website at The Society, founded in 2017, is currently recruiting members from all sectors of the construction industry within the United States and Canada.

Friday, 1 September 2017

In past years SCL members have contributed to the Bi-annual NBS National Construction Contracts and Law Survey. The results of past surveys, found online, offer a valuable source of data on usage of contract forms, procurement methods and project types. NBS would be grateful if members assisted again by completing the survey at:

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

The European Society of Construction Law is invitimg all students who submitted their construction law-related Master thesis in the period from 1st June 2016 to 30th May 2017 to take part in a paper competition. More details


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