The ability to recover losses is crucial for any contract
Equally useful for those drafting and for litigators, this
session will discuss the different tools which can be put into a contract such
as indemnity, liability and liquidated damages to ensure that it yields to its
fullest extent some money as a result of breach.
During this 30-minute session contract law barrister Helen
Swaffield will offer advice on the following topics:
Warranties - tips
Notices – How to get it right
What are the requirements?
- Watch the recorded webinar, review the slides and complete the short quiz to test your legal knowledge.
- This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).
- On completion of this course you will:
- • Have considered the rise of the implied contract
- • Be familiar with the different strategies available when recovering loss and know how to determine which one will work best for you
- • Appreciate the importance of indemnities; a critical part of your drafting strategy to maximise a debt-based recovery
- • Know how to make full use of the primary / secondary distinction in respect of liquidated damages
- • Have received guidance on how to successful draft obligations
- • Know how to use KPIs to get some cash flow through an abatement against the contract price
What is the target audience?
- Contract law practitioners including drafters and litigators