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10:00 - 11:00 60 mins
Main agenda
Registration and Coffee
11:00 - 11:15 15 mins
Main agenda
Chair's Opening Remarks
  • David Brown - Partner, Clyde & Co
11:15 - 12:30 75 mins
Main agenda
An Overview and Comparison of Common Law and Civil Law Systems
  • Virginie Colaiuta - Partner, LMS Legal LLP
12:30 - 13:30 60 mins
Breaks
Lunch
13:30 - 14:20 50 mins
Main agenda
Contract Law of the PRC
  • Minli Tang - Senior Associate, AllBright Law Offices
14:20 - 15:10 50 mins
Main agenda
Contracting in the Middle East
  • Faisal Attia - Director, DWF
15:10 - 15:40 30 mins
Breaks
Coffee Break
15:40 - 16:30 50 mins
Info
Main agenda
Taking Over Under Different Jurisdictions of Law - A Comparative Approach
  • Andreas Roquette - Partner, CMS Hasche Sigle
  • What is “Taking over, Practical Completion, Abnahme, Réception…”?
  • Taking over in Civil law countries: Germany, Romania, France.
  • Taking over under Common law countries and major differences.
  • Difference in consequences of Taking-over between Civil and Common law countries?
16:30 - 17:20 50 mins
Info
Main agenda
Negotiating Contracts for International Construction Projects
  • Martin Eimer - Partner, Pinsent Masons
  • Key terms and conditions in international construction contracts
  • Local practice vs. international norms
  • Recent developments by industry sector
17:20 - 17:30 10 mins
Main agenda
Chair's Closing Remarks and end of Day One
  • David Brown - Partner, Clyde & Co
17:45 - 18:00 15 mins
Networking Events
Meeting at the Welcome Desk to Walk to River Cam
18:00 - 19:00 60 mins
Networking Events
Punting on the River Cam
19:00 - 19:30 30 mins
Networking Events
Cash Bar Opens
19:30 - 21:00 90 mins
Networking Events
Pimms Drinks Reception & Barbecue (Weather Permitting)