12 December 2012
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
** Change in venue** RB545 Lecture theatre F, The Rose Bowl, Leeds Metropolitan University, Portland Crescent, Leeds LS1 3HB
This seminar will discuss the selection criteria when considering what form of contract your client should enter in to with a Main Contractor.
Procurement techniques and how to consider tenders and deal with tender amendments will also be discussed, as will reference to EU procurement guidelines and the effect of qualitative criteria scoring.
The session will cover how and why to amend Standard Forms of Contracts and how to incorporate documents into the contract. It will look at how to deal with ambiguities between those documents, as well as dealing with Letters of Intent.
Finally the seminar will briefly discuss the legislative changes to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 and what impact these have, to which contracts they apply and when they should not be incorporated.
This seminar will prove of interest whether your client is a home owner, developer or public body.
Speaker: Robert Shawyer, Silver Shemmings LLP Solicitors
RIBA CPD Club Members: one place included in the club ticket
RIBA/CIAT Members: £55 + VAT
RIBA Student Members: £15 + VAT
Others: £80 + VAT