|Start time||22 Jul 2020 1:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)|
|End time||22 Jul 2020 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)|
|Location||Live Stream Only|
|Speaker||Andrew Downie, Barrister, Victorian Bar|
|Designed for||Legal Practioners|
Professional Skills: 1.0
Drafting Offers of Compromise and Calderbank Letters - Impact of COVID-19
The ramifications of a poorly worded Calderbank letter and Offers of Compromise can be devastating to your client. Getting them wrong can have a significant impact on negotiations, potentially derail proceedings and possibly affect a later Application for Costs should the matter proceed to court.
With uncertainty around the ability to perform contracts and comply with undertakings due to COVID-19, it is more important than ever to ensure your Offers of Compromise and Calderbank letters are watertight to take into account and deal with any uncertainties.
This seminar will provide you with an in-depth overview at both Calderbank letters and Offers of Compromise in light of COVID-19 and recent cases, and is designed to equip you with the essential skills to draft these important documents with confidence.
Presented by: Andrew Downie, Barrister, Victorian Bar