Roger Knowles presents Contractual Awareness Seminar

Most of you will be familiar with the world famous disputes resolution company, James R. Knowles, founded by Roger Knowles in 1973. James R. Knowles undertook work in over 100 different countries and expanded to become the leading company offering contractual assistance services to clients in all categories – employers, manufacturers, contractors, sub-contractors, suppliers etc.

During his career, Roger has gained a reputation for being at the very top of his profession with a long list of successful appointments to his name. Today, Roger works as a Construction Procurement and Disputes Resolution Consultant and has built a reputation as a world class lecturer. Roger has undertaken lecturing worldwide at in excess of 1,300 public seminars on construction and engineering related matters.

Claims Class is pleased to support Roger’s latest course offering which will certainly not disappoint:


Dates and Locations:

  • 5 June 2013 – Haydock, UK
  • 12 June 2013 – London, UK


  • Partnering and contracts which foster collaborative working have lulled all concerned into a sense of false security
  • Contract provisions have been ignored
  • The recession has brought with it a radical change in attitudes
  • Contract provisions are now being strictly enforced
  • Financial losses are being racked up due to a lack of understanding of the contractual requirements

Attend this course and learn all you need to know concerning the key questions which can arise on most contracts.

Topics to cover include:

  • Conditions of contract
  • Letters of intent
  • Programme problems
  • Extensions of time
  • Liquidated damages
  • Changes and variations
  • Securing payment
  • Maximising payment arising from final accounts
  • Insolvency
  • Project Bank Accounts
  • Practical Completion

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