Limitation of liability / PI insurance

Aim

This course covers the important issues to consider when negotiating and agreeing suitable limitations of liability within professional appointments. It also covers the importance of professional indemnity (PI) insurance and the relationship between limitation of liability and PI insurance.


Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to: 
 
  • Assess the issues relevant to negotiating suitable limitation of liability clauses within professional appointments
  • Appreciate the significance of other contract terms that may be relevant to limit liability
  • Appreciate the relationship between limitation of liability and PI insurance
  • Recall recent developments in PI insurance

Tutors

Tom Pemberton is a Partner with Beale & Company Solicitors LLP. He advises on procurement, drafting and negotiation of the design appointments, construction contracts, bonds, guarantees, warranties and other ancillary agreements that are required at the outset and subsequent stages of projects.
 
Stephen Hargreaves
is a Director of Griffiths & Armour. He has a wealth of experience across all aspects of PI insurance. Stephen now heads up Griffiths & Armour’s dedicated in-house PI claims team and oversees the handling of around 1,000 notified circumstances each year from all construction disciplines.


Intended for

All construction professionals involved in the negotiation or management of professional appointments and those responsible for arranging or managing professional indemnity insurance policies.


Entry criteria

None.

Event Information

Eventbrite - Limitation of Liability / PI Insurance

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
11/06/2018

Time
18:00 - 20:00

Price
£55 + VAT for Members
£70 + VAT for Non-Members

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Tom Pemberton &
Stephen Hargreaves

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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