Today’s construction projects are highly complex, and present an array of challenging risks and obligations for all stakeholders. A comprehensive understanding of key issues and the potential exposure to liability in this high-stakes area is essential.
In this unique, intensive, five-day certificate course, now in its sixth year, over 20 senior legal and construction professionals will cover what you need to know from contract formation through to dispute resolution. Topics include the key participants and their roles in various forms of project delivery; different types of construction contracts in general use; bidding and tendering; the liability of the design professional; liens and trusts; recurrent claims issues, including unanticipated site conditions and disputes concerning changes; alternative approaches to quantifying and evaluating delay and impact claims; dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration; construction insurance; bonding and surety issues; delays; and construction health and safety risk management.
Participants will develop a thorough understanding of the core legal issues impacting construction projects today, and will come away better equipped to minimize exposure to costly risk.
Upon completion of this program, you will have a solid understanding of:
Fees include attendance, program materials, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments for each of the 5 days of the program. The price does not include accommodations. Please inquire about group discounts and financial assistance. Fees paid by individuals are eligible for a tuition tax credit. Dress is business casual.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
You will receive a certificate upon completion of The Osgoode Certificate in Construction Law. Participants must attend all program modules and successfully complete the take-home assignment to receive a certificate.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 21 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 21 days notice, a $150 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
If you have any questions or would like more information please contact:
November 21-25, 2016
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$3895 plus HST
“I was extremely impressed with this course. The calibre of the presenters and their ability to convey their knowledge in an engaging manner was much appreciated.”
Manager, Contract Claims, Facca Inc.
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