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Termination and Damages - Contract Law Masterclass

Speakers: Jeffrey Goldberger, Special Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

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  • Paper: 170 pages
  • Video: Delivered to you on USB



Delivered at the Property & Commercial Law Conference 2018 - Hobart
23 March 2018
CPD Guide: 2, SL, PS
Video approximately 2 hours
Comprehensive paper / useful resource included: 170 pages 

Speaker:  Jeffrey Goldberger, Special Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

Testimonials from Conference on this session:  'Presentation outstanding. Subject matter comprehensive and detailed. Distributing the notes and speakng to them made for easy comprehension without loss of attention.' | 'Excellent presentation.' | 'Brilliant on all counts' | 'Presenter did well to fit everything in.' | 'Fantastic session and very useful resource paper' 

Session Outline:

Part 1: An overview of recent significant developments

  • Text, context and purpose in contract interpretation
  • The unfair contract terms regime
  • The ipso facto legislation


Part 2: Contract termination

  • Termination at common law
  • Readiness and ability to perform as a precondition to the exercise of a termination right
  • Relying on a wrong reason for termination when a good reason is available
  • Express termination regimes
  • Termination for convenience

Part 3: Assessment of damages for breach of contract

  • Governing purpose of an award of damages
  • Causation and remoteness
  • Expectation and reliance loss
  • Date for assessment
  • Damages and restitution

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Related Titles on Different Topics: Contract Law Masterclass Hobart October 2017 

$132.00 ex GST