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Tuesday 20 Nov 2018

On 20 & 21 November 2018 thought leaders in the African and International Construction Law field will meet in Johannesburg for the 3rd International Construction Law Conference proudly presented by the Society of Construction Law for Africa (SCLAfrica).

The Keynote Speaker will be Sir Vivian Ramsey QC

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Tuesday 27 Nov 2018

Whether your client is the builder, owner, contractor or sub-contractor, supplier or lender the issues in building and construction law are complex and difficult to clarify.
The Thomson Reuters Building & Construction Law Conference series taking place in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane over 27-29 November aims to address current and contentious issues such as:

  • Security of Payments legislation post the Murray Report;
  • insolvency reform and the new Ipso Facto regime;
  • cladding liability and claims;
  • procurement for construction;
  • understanding ADR what works and when; and
  • delay and concurrent delay.

SoCLA members receive a 10% discount.  Please email admin@scl.org.au for the code before booking.

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Melbourne (27 November), Sydney (28 November) Brisbane (29 November)
Wednesday 28 Nov 2018

Co-hosted by the Business Section of the Law Council of Australia, Resolution Institute, The Society of Construction Law Australia and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Australia

invite you to their annual seminar on
“Legal Developments in Construction Law this Year”

The seminar is an annual event summarising important developments and recent case law

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Squire Patton Boggs, Level 21, 300 Murray Street, Perth
Wednesday 28 Nov 2018

This event will be presented by Robert Holt QC, Barrister. 

More information about the topic will be provided shortly – trust us though, it’ll be great – so register now and save the date!

Robert (Bob) Holt QC, Barrister, Queensland Bar has worked as a lawyer in the field of construction law for many years and has specialized in construction litigation.  He has acted in court proceedings and arbitrations in respect of complex litigation relating to buildings, mining infrastructure contracts and civil, electrical and hydraulic engineering disputes.  Bob has acted as an arbitrator, mediator and expert and has prepared many expert determinations in complex building disputes.  He is a Chartered Arbitrator with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a Fellow of the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration and a Grade 1 Arbitrator with the Resolution Institute.

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WT Partnership, Level 19, 66 Eagle Street, Brisbane
Monday 3 Dec 2018

The Society of Construction Law Australia in conjunction with Lighthouse Club Australia

invites you to their joint End of Year Function during which we will hear a number of pre-eminent speakers discuss 'Reflections on the Year in Construction Law"

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Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Level 25, 567 Collins Street, Melbourne

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