This two-day no nonsense In-house drafting contract clauses workshop will enable the contracts team to further their technical knowledge to deliver and manage successful contracts every time.
Ensuring you recognise and deal confidently with the risks and benefits presented by commercial contracts is key to protecting your organisation from disputes. Commercial agreements present a minefield of legal and commercial pitfalls that must be recognised to be avoided and managed successfully.
Following on from the success of our highly popular practical programme Business and Contract Law – Part I, this advanced course has been specifically developed to deliver more best practice techniques and solutions to complex legal and commercial contracting issues for the busy commercial manager.
With a focus on practical development this programme combines up-to-date commercial law with negotiation and drafting techniques. It analyses specific clauses, from pre-contract through to termination and dispute, that are essential for contracts in today’s demanding commercial environment.
By attending this seminar they will:
PRACTICAL DRAFTING WORKSHOP – Confidentiality Agreements
Termination and Variation and Drafting Tips
PRACTICAL WORKSHOP – Drafting Standard Clauses
Including key issues to look out for to ensure you minimise risk.
Exclusion, Liability and Damages Clauses
PRACTICAL DRAFTING WORKSHOP – Exclusion, Liability and Damages, LAD’s Clauses
Key tips to drafting these clauses effectively.
Clauses to re-visit and amend-Force Majeure and Retention of Title
PRACTICAL DRAFTING WORKSHOP – Force Majeure and Retention of Title
Boilerplate Clause-drafting key clauses to avoid common mistakes
Dispute resolution clauses-practical and key issues of drafting and selecting
PRACTICAL DRAFTING WORKSHOP – Structuring Documents and Use of Language
Examining Specific Agreements
PRACTICAL WORKSHOP-CONTRACTS CLINIC
Delegates raise specific issues past, present or future
ARUN SINGH (PROF) OBE, FRSA is an international lawyer and consultant to an international law firm. He was formerly a partner and Head of Commercial Law at KPMGLegal. Arun is cited and ranked in Chambers Guide of the World’s Leading Lawyers. He concentrates on international investment, joint ventures, licensing of technology, research and development, M&A, energy, outsourcing and corporate governance in developed and emerging markets. He also handles international legal risk management matters. Arun advises a range of international organisations.
He is a Visiting Professor in International Business, Leadership and Negotiations at Salford University Business School, Senior Associate at Oxford University’s Institute of Legal Practice and teaches international leadership and negotiations at the University of Cambridge. He has facilitated programmes in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the U.S. He is a recognised corporate educator and a non-executive director of 4 international investment companies one of which is listed on the London Stock Exchange chairing the Audit Committee and Investment Committee.
Arun’s work for SME’s and clients such as BA, BP, CMSLegal, Orange, Diageo, KPMG and Motorola includes working with managers on business skills such as leadership, impact and influence, team dynamics, international management negotiations and conflict resolution. He was appointed an OBE by HM the Queen in January 1999 for services to international trade, investment and intercultural management. Arun is an editor and contributor to a number of publications, including Thorogood’s Special Report on Business and Contract Law, facilitator for company programmes and corporate speaker to conferences.
This course qualifies for the following CPD programmes: