Contract Law Update 2024

Contract Law Update 2024

Available to view from 7 Oct 2024

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Update: Requires no prior subject knowledge
1.25 hours
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This all new 2024 contract update webinar includes brand new cases and key developments in commercial law.

What You Will Learn

This webinar will cover the following:

  • SMIT Salvage - unambiguous communication and intention to be bound
  • Emojis and WhatsApp - can they equate to a B2B contract?
  • Small print and burying onerous terms
  • Mixed status heads of terms - enforceable or not?
  • The Body Shop - common sense interpretation and implied terms
  • Crude King Carriers - ‘days’ or ‘clear days’?
  • Hunters Franchising Ltd - Braganza decision making
  • Glencore Energy UK - negotiation in good faith
  • Candey Ltd - revisiting relational contracts after Bates v Post Office
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP - payment guarantee
  • Downing LLP - the purview of a guarantee
  • Drax Smart Generation - indemnities and warranties
  • Cigna Insurance - the end of the Canada Steamship rule when you use indemnities for negligence
  • Illegal contracts
  • Fiduciary obligation, negative obligations and performance - based obligations
  • LDs after termination
  • Material breach, substantial breach, persistent breach and serious breach explained
  • Warranty true less warranty false measures of loss revisited
  • Limitation of liability and refusals to perform after Pinewood Technologies
  • Dishonest breach - can the exclusion clause still apply?
  • Deliberate and/or wilful breach - can you carve out from the exclusion clause after AMT Vehicle Rentals
  • Profit and anticipated profits - are they the same?
  • The latest on standard terms under UCTA
  • Primary obligations are exempt from the exclusion clause - Costcutter Supermarkets Group Ltd
  • Force majeure and asymmetrical clauses after Litasco SA
  • Third party rights - novation by conduct - Musst Holdings Ltd
  • Jurisdiction
  • Competition and data update
  • Managing AI in your contracts

This pre-recorded webinar will be available to view from Monday 7th October 2024

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