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									         In Partnership with                            cornerstone

                 A two-day seminar including workshop sessions

Cornerstone FIDIC Claims Seminar
   “Making, Defending and Resolving Claims under the FIDIC 1999 Contracts”

                                    | Dubai UAE | 7-8 November 2007 |

                            The two seminar leaders
                     Edward Corbett and David Richards are
                   highly qualified and experienced in the use
                             of the FIDIC conditions

          To register - Tel: +44 (0) 20 8614 6214 Fax: +44 (0) 870 460 2291
Email: info@cornerstone-seminars.com Online: www.cornerstone-seminars.com
About the seminar
               The International Federation of        Who should attend?
                  Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) has,
                                                      This seminar will be of great interest to all those
                     over the years, issued a
                                                      actively involved in international projects,
                        number of standard
                                                      including representatives from Consulting
                          documents for use on
                                                      Engineers, Contractors, Funding Agencies,
                             construction projects.
                                                      Employers, Insurers, Manufacturing Organisations
                             The contracts which
                                                      as well as representatives from the Legal and
                             are currently in most
                                                      other Construction Professions.
                           common use around the
                         world are: The Conditions
                      of Contract for Construction    Seminar documentation
                   (The 1999 Red Book); The           All seminar participants will receive written
                Conditions of Contract for Plant      documentation for the seminar together with a
             and Design-Build (The 1999 Yellow        copies of the relevant FIDIC Contract that will be
          Book); The Conditions of Contract for       referred to during the seminar.
EPC Turnkey Projects (The 1999 Silver Book).
This special two-day seminar has been designed        Venue and date
to provide a detailed insight into the presentation   7-8 November 2007
and analysis of claims under the FIDIC 1999
                                                      Dubai UAE
Contracts. The programme has been designed to
be highly practical and includes active
participation in ‘hands-on’ workshops and
discussion sessions.
The seminar leaders are highly experienced in the
use of the FIDIC Contracts.
For more information about FIDIC, go to

Seminar speakers
Edward Corbett is the       on construction law       David Richards is a         Arbitration Law” and
Principal of Corbett &      and in particular on      claims and                  “Arbitration of
Co, a practice              FIDIC’s standard forms    programming                 Commercial Disputes -
specialising in             of contract.              specialist, arbitrator,     International and
international                                         adjudicator and expert      English Law and
                            He is co-chair of the
construction law. His                                 witness with his own        Practice”.
experience includes                                   practice. Trained as a
                            Construction Projects                                 George Rosenberg is a
ICC arbitration,                                      quantity surveyor, he
                            committee of the                                      consultant to Corbett &
litigation and dispute                                has spent time with
                            International Bar                                     Co and has long
adjudication as well as                               Mouchel Packman,
                            Association and is a                                  experience of
contract drafting and                                 Pickavance Consulting
                            member of the                                         international
procurement strategy.                                 and Hill International.
                            Working Group of                                      construction law and
He has worked for
                            FIDIC which drafted       Andrew Tweeddale is         contract drafting and
contractors as well as
                            the Short Form of         an international            disputes having been
for employers, funders
                            Contract and the          construction lawyer         based in New Zealand,
and consultants. He
                            Dredging Contract.        with Corbett & Co. He       Hong Kong, the UK and
is the author of ‘FIDIC
                            Corbett & Co is an        specialises in dispute      Greece and with
4th – A Practical Legal
                            affiliate member of       resolution and is the       contractor and
Guide’. He has
                            FIDIC.                    co-author of “A             employer clients in
lectured extensively
                                                      Practical Approach to       Europe, Asia and Africa.
    Day one                                                  Day two
0830 Registration                                        0900 Start of Day two
0900 Start of Seminar
                                                         1       Claims for additional payment II
                                                             • Variations and design errors
1       Introduction to the FIDIC 1999 Contracts
    • Risk allocation and philosophy
                                                             • Prolongation
                                                             • Disruption and global claims
    • Role of Engineer
    • Distinctive features
                                                         2       Quantifying and analysing claims
                                                                 for payment
2       Notices and Claims Procedure
    • Employer’s claims – clause 2.5
                                                             •   “Cost” or “Value”
                                                             •   Profit
    • Contractor’s claims – clause 20.1                      •   Disruption
    • Failure to notify                                      •   Global claims

        Coffee                                                   Coffee
3       Claims for delay
    • Extension of time - clauses 8.4, 8.5
                                                         3       Employers financial claims
                                                             • Delay damages
    • Force majeure delays – clause 19                       • Defects in work and design
    • Delay damages                                          • Retention and Bonds

4       Workshop 1
        Claims notices and Extension                     4       Workshop 3
                                                                 Contractor’s delay and disruption claim and
        of Time claim                                            Employer’s defects claim
        Lunch                                                    Lunch
5       Critical Path Analysis
    • Alternative means of demonstrating or disproving
                                                         5       Termination and suspension
                                                             •   Employer’s default
                                                             •   Contractor’s default
    • Forensic delay analysis in action
                                                             •   Force majeure

6       Delay problem areas
                                                             •   Financial consequences

    • Concurrency
    • Acceleration
                                                         6   •
                                                                 DAB procedure
                                                                 Standing and ad hoc
    • Time at large
                                                             •   Dispute prevention
                                                             •   Selection
        Tea                                                  •   Procedure

7   •
        Payment and Claims for additional payment I
        Payment Certification and procedure
        Ground conditions – clause 4.12
        Late possession – clause 2.1
                                                         7       Arbitrating claims
                                                             • ICC Rules
    •   Breaches of contract
                                                             • Selecting arbitrators

8       Workshop 2
        Critical path analysis and ground
                                                             • Use of experts

        conditions                                       8       Workshop 4
                                                                 DAB hearing on Termination
17.30 End of Day one                                             Close of Seminar
Booking form
                                                                                                             Seminar fee
FIDIC Claims Seminar                                                                                         £950 per delegate. The full fee is payable in
                                                                                                             advance and includes the cost of all
                                                                                                             refreshments, lunches, tuition and written
Dubai UAE | 7-8 November 2007 |                                                                              documentation, including a copy of the FIDIC
                                                                                                             contracts to be discussed during the seminar.
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