CLAIMS AND COUNTERCLAIMS WITHIN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Venue: JW Marriott Hotel

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Event Date/Time: Jun 29, 2009
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· Mediation as an alternative to arbitration and litigation

· Defects liability in construction contracts

· Rights and obligations of construction

professionals

· Litigation strategies in construction contracts

· Disputes and legal issues in property damage

arising from a neighbor’s excavation works

· Termination of contracts: Termination

provisions, grounds of termination and

implications of wrongful termination

· Civil litigation / winding up proceedings

· Compromise / arbitration / mediation

· Preparation for dispute resolution / evidence

· Contract / administration / termination /

completion

· Recovery of payments due / interim measures

· Liability for payments to contractors

· Liquidated and ascertained damages – PAM

69 & PAM 98 and the applicable law

· LAD – legal and practical implications

· Legal remedies in construction disputes

· Injunction on performance bonds

· Dispute on possession of construction site /

variation orders

· Legal implications of liquidated damages clause

· Legal implications of interim and final certificates

· Extension of time and termination

· Claims for head office expenses – calculations and apportionment

· Construction arbitration in Malaysia – practice and procedure

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