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Fraudulent Devices - Chirag Karia QC, Quadrant Chambers

Fraudulent Devices - Chirag Karia QC, Quadrant Chambers (Shipping Disputes, London, 02.02.16) When does dishonest conduct void a marine insurance policy, in relation to an otherwise valid claim? Tactically how do you deal with fraudulent devices when running a claim? (DC Merwestone case)

Bunker Supply - Mike Burns, Weightmans

Bunker Supply - Mike Burns, Weightmans (Shipping Disputes, London, 02.02.16) What legal steps can a ship operator take to defend himself or reduce his liability where a bunker party (or other party) suffers financial collapse? Will a claimant have a title to sue and/or can he arrest ships and cargo for his claim? (OW Bunker A/S Insolvency)

Anti-suit Injunctions and Shipping Arbitration - Clare Ambrose, 20 Essex Street

Anti-suit Injunctions and Shipping Arbitration - Clare Ambrose, 20 Essex Street (Shipping Disputes, London, 02.02.16) What are the best available remedies in light of Gazprom and the Recast Brussels Regulation? Do tribunals have sufficient powers to support the arbitration agreement?

Anti-suit Injunctions and Shipping Arbitration (notes) - Clare Ambrose, 20 Essex Street

Anti-suit Injunctions and Shipping Arbitration (notes) - Clare Ambrose, 20 Essex Street (Shipping Disputes, London, 02.02.16) What are the best available remedies in light of Gazprom and the Recast Brussels Regulation? Do tribunals have sufficient powers to support the arbitration agreement?

Social Value - Bruno Herbots, Noble Solicitors

Social Value - Bruno Herbots, Noble Solicitors (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) How do you build social value into the procurement process and carry out a compliant evaluation of a bidder's response? How do you score the "Green Element", "living wage" or "aesthetics"?

SMEs - David Hansom, Veale Wasbrough Vizards

SMEs - David Hansom, Veale Wasbrough Vizards (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) How can you reduce the burden on SMEs and encourage SME involvement without breaking the rules, for instance specifying exact financial criteria thresholds within a PQQ or Capability Assessment?

Performance - Michael Mousdale, DWF

Performance - Michael Mousdale, DWF (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) How do you expose the culture of the bidder's organisation and the capability of its senior management? How do you evaluate pitches, references, interviews and the team members who will perform the contract? Where are the limits of what you can ask?

Lawful Negotiation - Helen Randall, Trowers & Hamlins

Lawful Negotiation - Helen Randall, Trowers & Hamlins (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) Using real-life examples, how do you create a golden opportunity for lawful negotiation following a final tender in the case of the new competitive procedure with negotiation?

FOI Requests - Fionnuala McCredie QC, Keating Chambers

FOI Requests - Fionnuala McCredie QC, Keating Chambers (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) What is and is not disclosable in FOI requests at all stages of a competition, from market engagement prior to tender to the outcome? Should you ever disclose the evaluator's comments?

Exclusion - Kate Rees, Hogan Lovells

Exclusion - Kate Rees, Hogan Lovells (Public Procurement, London, 14.06.16) What is a tangible methodology for excluding a bidder for significant or persistent deficiencies? What evidence, beyond criminal convictions, can you rely upon?

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