Contract Law

1 Day Course

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Project Management Skills Training Courses.


Course Topics (20 topics)

  • Themes in Contract Law for Project Managers.
  • You will be introduced to the themes in contract law that will be covered during the Seminar.
  • Principles of Contract Law - Offer and Acceptance.
  • Structuring the Contract.
  • Standard Terms and Conditions.
  • Schedules to the Contract.
  • Risk Management.
  • Breach of Contract remedies and options.
  • Project expectations and acceptable results.
  • Capturing Customer expectations and acceptance criteria.
  • Avoid accepting the Supplier's Terms and Conditions as 'the contract'.
  • Negotiate terms to the best advantage of your organisation.
  • Proper use of Schedules.
  • Liability issues - who is to blame if things go wrong.
  • Post- project contract management.
  • What should a contract look like?
  • Intellectual Property.
  • Copyright and Licensing.
  • Risks and Risk Management.
  • Disputes and Breaches of Contract.

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