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CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS

MANAGEMENT
29th
O ctobe , S in gapore
r 2010, Holiday Inn Orchard City Centre

At A Glance
The 21st century has brought us many changes and it does not exempt the
construction industry. Today, complexity is one way to describe the entrant
of developments and trends in the construction business. Innovation on
designs, materials, and even on laws has led the construction business
surrounded by risks and disputes.

In the middle of economic turmoil, construction industry has become more


vulnerable to unplanned changes and the only assurance at hand is a
contract. But these contracts, if not handled properly can make the business
go out of hand.

This Laures Solutions event will highlight practical resolutions on your


construction claims disputes and will give tips on avoiding them, showcas-
ing in depth discussions and case studies from the professionals of this �ield
gearing you towards better handling of your claims and disputes. Key Features

•Understand the relevant contractual


provisions and different types of claims

•Identify the major causes of construction


claims and disputes

•Learn how to handle your claims effectively


using strategies and different solutions

•Understand delay cost procedure and


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get 10% discount!


•In depth review on the SOP Act

•How to prevent disputes leading to


Early Bird ends 15th October 2010! litigation/arbitration/adjudication

Who Should Attend


This conference will have the target audience as follows:
General Managers, Managing Directors, In-House Legal Counsels, Senior Contract Managers, Commercial Lawyers,
Real Estate Professionals, Property Developers, Landlords, Contract Directors, Contract Specialists and Consultants,
Engineers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Contractors, Sub – Contractors
CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS
MANAGEMENT
29th october 2010, Holiday Inn Orchard City Centre, Singapore

Speakers

Soh Lip San, Partner Rajah & Tan LLP


Lip San graduated from the National University of Singapore and is admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the
Supreme Court of Singapore. Lip San is a Partner in the Construction and Projects Practice Group which has been
recognised as the ALB Construction Law Firm of the Year 2006, 2007 and 2009.

Lip San’s clients span the full spectrum of the industry, including, government and government bodies, developers,
contractors and suppliers of various tiers, consultants and building industry professionals and other stakeholders. His
areas of practice include both contentious and non-contentious work for the building and engineering industry. He
also deals with insurance matters, construction insolvency and competition law.

In the course of his work, Lip San has dealt with a wide variety of contracting platforms ranging from traditional lump
sum / measurement models to design and build projects to guaranteed maximum price models to public private
partnerships. He has advised on various disputes, from litigation in court to adjudications to mediation and arbitration
(be it ad-hoc or under institutional rules such as SIAC, ICC, UNCITRAL, CIETAC).

Lip San has experience in traditional building projects as well as specialized infrastructure projects such as sewage
treatment plants, desalination plants, mass transit and light rail systems, combined cycle power plants, oil and gas
pipelines, telecommunication cables, ports and container yards.

Anil Changaroth, Partner, Aequitas Law LLP

commercial, civil, dispute resolution work. He represent hire purchase & leasing; bankruptcy conveyancing; employ-
ment; defamation; probate) matters; construction disputes resolution litigation (including liquidation and schemes of
arrangements end construction & infrastructure contracts, agreements); and a focus on construction.

Prior to joining Aequitas, Anil spent a one year as part of the international arbitration practice group at the

Langdon & Seah Singapore Pte. Ltd. He was director and head of DLS’s Contract Advisory and Dispute Management
Services Pte. Ltd. involved construction industry related dispute management services (arbitration, adjudication and
and technical advisory work; claims assessment; and front end contract advisory work to developers, building owners
and contractors in residential, commercial, institutional, industrial and infrastructural projects in Singapore, India,
Vietnam and Korea.
CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS
MANAGEMENT
29th october 2010, Holiday Inn Orchard City Centre, Singapore

Programme Agenda

08:30 Registration 14:00 Exploring Payment Disputes


• Overview of the Building & Construction Security
09:00 Opening Remarks of Payment Act
• The Adjudication Process and its effect
09:10 Managing, Defending and Winning your Claims
• Common issues and pitfalls in Adjudication
• Assessing the Claims
• Reviewing Adjudication Protocols
• Preparing your Claims: the signi�icance of
• Recent cases
records and documentation
• Appointing the right team 15:00 Afternoon Refreshments
• Managing expectations
• Knowing the costs involved 15:30 Extending or Minimising Liability under
• Dispute resolution strategies: tips & tricks Construction Contracts
• Knowing what are generally accepted liabilities of
10:30 Morning Refreshments a contracting party
• Understanding commonly encountered
11:00 Legal Aspects involving Claims for Extensions
construction contract provisions dealing with
of Time, Delay & Disruption
workmanship, time-related and other liabilities
• Extension of time under the SIA and PSSCOC
• Exploring how you can extend or minimise such
contracts
liabilities
• Claims for Delay and/or Disruption
• Understanding limitation periods
• Liquidated Damages
• Consideration of cases and highlighting
Case Stud
statutory provisions
12:30 Luncheon
1700 Closing Remarks

17:15 End of Conference


5 EASY WAYS TO REGISTER SEMINAR DETAILS
Call us at (65) 6391 9086 Seminar:
Ca65) 6391 2917
Construction Claims Management
Fax to us at (65) 6398 0181 Fax s at (65) 6392 3460
Email us at christy@lauressolutions.com Date:
Mail us at 200 Jalan Sultan, #12-02 29th October 2010
Textile Centre. Singapore 199018
Venue:
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SEMINAR Early Bird Price (before 15 Oct 2010) Normal Price

Construction Claims Management $590 $690


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