Dealing with Contractual Breaches


Theme: Drafting Commercial Contracts

22 June 2018, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch) Freeths Nottingham, (with Video Conferencing Equipment to Freeths offices in Leicester, Birmingham, Manchester, London and Sheffield)

Please note we offer the option to attend this course via video conference at another of our offices to make it accessible to as many EM Lawshare members as possible. We do our best to deliver the best experience we can with the technology we have, but inevitably it may not be as effective as attending the course in person. We always appreciate your feedback and make improvements if we can.

Presented by Bevan Brittan

Course overview

• Do you know your contract?
• What are your objectives
Service performance
• Enforcement of rights (CASE STUDY)
• Evidence of breaches (CASE STUDY)
• Strategy and tactics of enforcement (DISCUSSION)
• Provider reaction (QUIZ)
• Dispute resolution management
• Termination options
• Exit plan preparation – ensuring continuity
• Future options

Suitable audience:

Lawyers, Directors of Service/Finance, Development Managers

Overview and topics to be covered include:

Please see above

Interactive elements


Duration: Half a day (3 training hours) including lunch


This course will cover:

B Technical legal practice

B4 Draft documents

B6 Negotiation

C Working with other people

C1 Communicate clearly and effectively

Presenter profiles:

David Hutton is a partner at Bevan Brittan and Head of the Local Government practice.

David is responsible for client relationships with government, national and local. Being familiar with the political, economic and legislative landscape, he supports clients on commercialisation with alternative methods and models of service delivery. This includes insourcing, outsourcing, joint ventures and commissioning only council models across many service areas.

David leads the Bevan Brittan work on place and growth, working with Core Cities, LEPs and other regions in this new environment.

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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.