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November 2019

6th Annual Gar Live – Dubai (UAE)

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6th Annual Gar Live – Dubai (UAE)

Global Arbitration Review was delighted to once again host GAR Live Dubai. The full day event was set to bring together leading practitioners to deliberate over developments and trends in the jurisdiction and internationally. Diverse and adept panels shared their collective experiences to go through both substantive and procedural aspects of international arbitration, from contract interpretation to the reasoning of awards. The day also featured a GAR Live favorite, the debate, in which the audience witnessed the for-and-against a set motion. Masin Projects was delighted to be part of the event.

Date : Thursday, 21 November 2019

Venue : DIFC Conference Centre, The Exchange Building, Gate Village 11, Dubai International Financial Centre

RICS – Construction & Infrastructure Summit 2019

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RICS – Construction & Infrastructure Summit 2019

RICS organized construction & Infrastructure summit 2019. The event was about blueprint of a New India on Contract Enforcement, Regulation, Technology & Skills. This Summit aims to examine how policy and procedural reforms are paving the way for an efficient, robust and healthy construction and infrastructure market. Panel discussions will bring together industry leaders and experts to examine the role of the sector in nation building and what is being done to make it more transparent and professional in practice. Masin was a proud gold sponsor of the event and Mr. Rohit Singhal CEO shared insights on the topics “GETTING THE BASICS RIGHT” – Challenges on Contract Management and Dispute Resolution by ADR.

Date : 6th November 2019

Venue : Taj Lands End, Mumbai

7th Biennial Conference on Construction Projects from Conception to Completion

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7th Biennial Conference on Construction Projects from Conception to Completion

The IBA International Construction Projects Committee of the Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law Section (SEERIL) and the IBA Young Lawyers’ Committee, supported by the IBA European Regional Forum hosted 7th Biennial Conference on Construction Projects from Conception to Completion. Masin’s was one of the sponsorship for the event. The conference was to analyze the developments and focus on the topics which include:-

  • FIDIC’s 2017 vs. FIDIC’s 1999 Conditions
  • Defects Liability Periods (and the like): what are the pitfalls?
  • Smart contracts: how might technology disruption change construction contracts as we know them?
  • The importance of the applicable law. How far do lawyers from civil law and common law backgrounds view the same construction law issues differently?
  • Hardship laws in times of uncertainty: when might contractors successfully rely upon such laws?
  • The (in)applicability of liquidated damages for delay and the relevant factors that drive their reduction in many jurisdictions
  • The IBA Rules vs. the Prague Rules in construction arbitration
  • Arbitrator selection: ethics and considerations
  • Prospective vs. retrospective assessments under construction contracts

Date : 31 October to 2 November 2019

Venue : Hotel de Rome, Berlin, Germany