Introduction to Contract Law
Avoid costly, time-consuming disputes with a methodical approach to commercial contracts
Who is it for?
People with responsibility for buying and selling goods and services, or anyone involved in negotiating and managing contractual agreements.
What is it about?
It's essential for managers and others entering into agreements to have a good grasp of the fundamental concepts of contract law. This course will enable participants to understand what it means to be a party to a contract, when a legally binding agreement is deemed to have been created, and the key terms and conditions to be found in business contracts. It will also cover practical ways to anticipate and prevent costly contractual disputes.
What will I get out of it?
Understanding of when and how a legally binding agreement is created
Clarity about key issues that arise in contractual relationships
Practical ways of ensuring that the agreement reflects the parties' intensions
Confidence in enforcing rights under a contract
What will I learn?
The essential ingredients of a contract.
How a contract may come into existence.
The importance of written documents and contract signatures.
Key contract clauses and what they mean.
What to do when things go wrong.
Contract termination and consequences.
Remedies for breach of contract.
Pre-estimating loss using liquidate damages clauses
All of our courses are worth 6 hours of CPD per day.
Really enjoyed the courses, contracts can seem like a dry topic but Jacqueline brought it to life in the way she delivered the course. It was very interesting & informative.
Clariant Services UK Ltd
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