Conditions precedent - Steven Walker QC, Atkin Chambers
Where is the contractual wriggle room over conditions precedents, e.g. being timed out of adjudications, late submissions of final accounts, claims for EoT?
Fitness for purpose - David Pliener, Hardwicke
How far can you push the boundaries of design obligations, implied terms of fitness for purpose and causation, and with what implications for insurance cover?
Variations - David Sears QC, Crown Office Chambers
Supported by case-law and practical examples, how do you control - and overcome - difficulties with variations omissions clauses? What can you push the court to do?
Covid - Eamonn Conlon
Under the main contracts, when can a contractor claim an extension of time and loss and expense for reasons of COVID, given stringent health & safety and site operating requirements?
Pay less notices - Edward Quigg, Quigg Golden
How will Adjudication impact on payment notices under the major forms of contracts used in Ireland, i.e. timing, procedure, form and content?
Same as England or watch this space?