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09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
Registration
09:30 - 09:40 10 mins
Welcome from the Chair
  • Lukas Grabiec - Assistant General Counsel, GoDaddy
09:40 - 10:40 60 mins
Info
Introduction to Commercial and Contract Law: Key Principles for Structuring a Transaction
  • Simon Stokes - Partner, Blake Morgan
  • Introduction to key principles of English commercial law
  • B2B contracts versus B2C
  • Structuring and drafting commercial agreements
  • Current areas of debate including rule against penalties and is there a general duty of good faith?
  • The future of commercial contracting from paper to online to smart contracts
10:40 - 11:40 60 mins
Info
How to Effectively Limit Risk and Liability
  • Jonathan Davey - Partner, Commercial Services, Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • How to negotiate a contract and balance risks
  • Limitation and liability of clauses
  • Indemnities, exclusions and warranties - why you need them and what happens if you don't have them
  • Courts' interpretation
11:40 - 12:10 30 mins
Breaks
Coffee Break
12:10 - 13:10 60 mins
Lessons Learnt from Recent Significant Cases & Practical Case Study
  • Mark Lubbock - Partner, Brown Rudnick
  • Patricia Wade - Founder, PW Legal Ltd
13:10 - 14:10 60 mins
Breaks
Lunch
14:10 - 15:40 90 mins
Info
Practical Guide to Drafting Standard Clauses
  • Ben Chivers - Partner, Travers Smith
  • Force majeure
  • Entire agreement clauses
  • Notice clauses
  • Severance
  • Third party rights
  • Confidentiality
  • Assignment/subcontracting
  • Termination
15:40 - 15:50 10 mins
Chair's closing remarks and end of Day One
  • Lukas Grabiec - Assistant General Counsel, GoDaddy
17:00 - 18:00 60 mins
Networking Events
Cash Bar Opens
18:00 - 20:00 120 mins
Networking Events
Dinner and Quiz Night
09:00 - 09:30

Registration

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09:30 - 09:40
Info

Welcome from the Chair

  • Lukas Grabiec - Assistant General Counsel, GoDaddy
More
09:40 - 10:40
Info

Introduction to Commercial and Contract Law: Key Principles for Structuring a Transaction

  • Introduction to key principles of English commercial law
  • B2B contracts versus B2C
  • Structuring and drafting commercial agreements
  • Current areas of debate including rule against penalties and is there a general duty of good faith?
  • The future of commercial contracting from paper to online to smart contracts
  • Simon Stokes - Partner, Blake Morgan
More
10:40 - 11:40
Info

How to Effectively Limit Risk and Liability

  • How to negotiate a contract and balance risks
  • Limitation and liability of clauses
  • Indemnities, exclusions and warranties - why you need them and what happens if you don't have them
  • Courts' interpretation
  • Jonathan Davey - Partner, Commercial Services, Addleshaw Goddard LLP
More
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12:10 - 13:10
Info

Lessons Learnt from Recent Significant Cases & Practical Case Study

  • Mark Lubbock - Partner, Brown Rudnick
  • Patricia Wade - Founder, PW Legal Ltd
More
Showing of Streams
14:10 - 15:40
Info

Practical Guide to Drafting Standard Clauses

  • Force majeure
  • Entire agreement clauses
  • Notice clauses
  • Severance
  • Third party rights
  • Confidentiality
  • Assignment/subcontracting
  • Termination
  • Ben Chivers - Partner, Travers Smith
More
15:40 - 15:50
Info

Chair's closing remarks and end of Day One

  • Lukas Grabiec - Assistant General Counsel, GoDaddy
More
Showing of Streams