Code : 2024057
Event Name : Three areas of recent Hong Kong Construction Case Law You Should Know About
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Terence Wong is a practicing solicitor based in Hong Kong, and a Partner in an international law firm with years of experience in handling construction disputes in Hong Kong, Asia, and other parts of the world. He is skilled in various types of dispute resolution mechanism, including court litigation, arbitration, and mediation. He has acted for employers, contractors and consultants from Hong Kong, Mainland China and other countries.
Event Date : 2024-05-08
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2024-05-01
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : 1) Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong 2) By online media - ZOOM
Division : QSD
Organizer : Quantity Surveying Division
Fee : HK$150 for members, HK$210 for non-members
Priority : First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

The talk will focus on three areas (see below), and discuss recent real life Hong Kong court cases focusing on how they would affect performance of your duty as a Quantity Surveyor

  • There is a “breakdown of contractual machinery”, such that the employer could no longer rely on time-bar notice provisions etc to resist the contractor’s claims
  • WhatsApp as evidence in construction cases
  • Joint Expert v Party Appointed Expert

Speaker: Terence Wong

Remarks :

*For Face-to-Face:

  • Prior online registration is required. Walk-in registration will not be entertained.
  • Eating and drinking is not allowed at the Surveyors Learning Centre.

*For ZOOM: The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful registration, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form ( and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

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  • For PC and Mac, download and install the Zoom Client for Meetings.
Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom :