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Monday, November 20 2017 8:35:14

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Code : 2017178
Event Name : QSD Legal & Contract Series 2017 (8): Getting Your Contract Documents Right
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr KK Cheung & Mr. Joseph Chung

Sr KK Cheung is a Partner of Construction & Arbitration Department, Deacons.

KK is a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors and Royal Institution of Surveyors. He is also the Honourary Legal Adviser of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors. He acts for developers, contractors and sub-contractors in major construction dispute resolution. KK also has wide experiences in handling cross-border disputes, particularly those between Hong Kong and Mainland China. He acts for both local and overseas clients in arbitrations and litigation in Hong Kong and various parts of Mainland China. He is a member of the panels of arbitrators in the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and China International Economic and Trade Commission. He has been appointed as arbitrator and mediator in resolving construction and commercial disputes from time to time. He is acknowledged as a leading individual in the area of construction in both Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2012 - 2017 editions) and Chambers Asia Pacific (2014 - 2017 editions). He was awarded a Client Choice award for excellence in Hong Kong Construction (2017). He has also been recognized as In-house Community Commended External Counsel of the Year (2016-2017). KK is a co-author of the Hong Kong version of the leading UK construction text “Emden’s Construction Law in Hong Kong”.

Mr. Joseph Chung is a Partner of Construction & Arbitration Department, Deacons.

Joseph had practised as a barrister for many years before he became a solicitor in 2001. Over the years in his practice as a lawyer, he has been involved in many high profile construction projects, including the Hong Kong airport core project and the Express Rail Link. He was involved in the Commission of Inquiry into Excess Lead found in Drinking Water in 2015/2016. Joseph also sits as an arbitrator. He is listed on the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre’s List of Arbitrators and is on the Panel of Arbitrators of The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration. He is recommended in the area of construction in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2014 - 2017 editions) and acknowledged as one of the leading lawyers in the area of construction in Chambers Asia Pacific (2014 - 2017 editions). He has also been recognised as In-House Community Commended External Counsel of the Year (2017). Joseph is a co-author of the Hong Kong version of the leading UK construction text “Emden’s Construction Law in Hong Kong”.
Event Date : 08/11/2017
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$180 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

In this talk, KK and Joseph will discuss the fundamental principles on preparing Contract Documents.  They will also discuss common legal and practical issues and points to beware of when preparing Contract Documents.  This talk will also cover common clauses in Contract Documents - their rationale and implications.

Remark :

FULL (NO WALK IN AVAILABLE)