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Contract Law

Training programme details


Contracts can be an area where expensive mistakes can occur and badly negotiated deals can lead to problems.

This 1 day interactive workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to English business contract law to help improve legal and commercial risk management in relation to business contracts.

What you'll learn

Delegates will look at:

• What a contract is

• How prevention is better than cure and the reasons organisations need to have written contracts.

• Planning matters which need to be considered before entering into a contract.

• Contract formation

• Negotiating the deal-problems with contract negotiation

• Contract terms and explanation of the key terms in business contracts.

• Performance of the contract

• End of the contract - Disputes and contract remedies

Who should attend

Anyone involved in bidding decisions, preparation of proposals, contract drafting and negotiations, delivery of services/execution of projects and supervision or management of contracts/projects

Trainer Info

Yvette Hoskings-James

Extra Info

Duration: 1 full day

CPD: 5 Hours

Dates & Locations

29 September 2017, Coventry


Member price £215 + VAT

Standard price £265 + VAT

Booking Info

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If you experience any difficulties please call us on 02476 851700 or email us at

Payment: You can request that we invoice your employer or make payment via credit/debit card. Please note all invoices must be fully paid before the event takes place.

The delegate price includes a comprehensive delegate pack, handouts, all refreshments and lunch.

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