We offer to the industry and to our clients regular seminars and presentations on industry related topics as part of our knowledge sharing initiative. Our team also speaks throughout the year both in the UK and around the world at various events and conferences.
PROBYN MIERS – 2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE – CONSTRUCTION: RISK & RESPONSIBILTIES
11th September 2014
Probyn Miers brings together a selected group of authoritative leaders in the Construction Industry to contribute towards a discussion and an update on essential topics for all of us:
– The risks inherent in Sub-Contracting arrangements and the continuous growth of
Design Build Procurement;
– Trends in Construction Insurance Claims;
– Dispute Avoidance and Dispute Boards in Construction Projects;
– Challenges of Design Coordination within an Electronic Design Environment.
Who is coming?
Construction Law Specialists, Contractors and Subcontractors, Surveyors, Engineers, Architects, Solicitors, Barristers, Developers, Quantity Surveyors.>>
EVOLUTION OR REVOLUTION ?! 9th October 2013 This event covered the latest updates affecting all construction professionals: new RIBA and CIC plans of work; BIM latest; insurance and liability implications.>>
THE JACKSON COSTS REFORMS 9th March 2013 This seminar highlighted the biggest change to the Civil Procedure Rules in the last 10 years, how the reforms are likely to affect civil litigation along with the impact of the reforms on solicitors, counsel, experts and clients. >>
PRACTICAL LEGAL UPDATE: SPECIALIST DESIGN RESPONSIBILITY AND EXTENSIONS OF TIME 13th November 2012 This event provided a practical update on 2 areas of practice in respect of the responsibility for specialist design and extensions of time. The event also looked at issues of total cost claims and confidentiality of advice from claims consultants. It also focused around the recent judgment in the Technology & Construction Court in the case of Walter Lilly v Mackay. >>
BIM AND PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE 27th June 2012 The event looked at the impact of emerging BIM methods and protocols upon professional responsibilities and performance requirements. The speakers covered topics from perspectives of government policy, actual practice and dispute analysis. >>
USE OF MEDIATION IN FEE RECOVERY DISPUTES October 2011 >>
EXPERT INVESTIGATION OF BUILDING DEFECTS June 2011 >>
NEW APPROACHES TO DESIGN FOR FIRE SAFETY July 2010 >>
AVOIDING DISPUTES WITH NEC3 October 2009 >>
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