Shourav Lahiri will be speaking in a panel discussion on Wednesday, 16 September 2020 organised with global business advisory firm Masin Projects in conjunction with Lexology.
The webinar (at 3pm GST/12noon BST) will examine “Contentious issues in construction disputes and their resolution under UAE law” and Shourav will be joined on the panel by Antonia Birt, partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP in Dubai and Rohit Singhal, chief executive officer of Masin Projects.
As the world begins to adjust to the catalyst that is COVID-19, the construction industry finds itself at the forefront of this uncertainty. The webinar will focus on how the law in UAE can support construction claims and delays.
The following topics will be covered in the webinar:
- Unforeseeable ground conditions
- Changes in quantities in unit rate contracts
- Practical completion concept under UAE law
- Concurrent delays under UAE Law
- Liquidated damages on sub-contractors
- Covid-19 claims