編號 : 2011106
項目名 : Training course on Standard Form of Building Contract 2005 Edition - Direct Loss and/or Expenses
學會持續專業發展編號 : Formal Events
講師 : Mr Bernard Wu, BSc, LLB, FHKIS, FRICS, MCIArb

Mr Wu is a practicing barrister specialized in construction law. He has given lectures on Standard Form of Building Contract 2005 Edition for several intakes at the HKU SPACE and lectures on Construction Law for Professional Diploma Course in 2008 and 2009. He is appointed to be Adjunct Lecturer of HKU SPACE from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2010. Mr Wu was invited to be a Guest Speaker for M Sc course of Polytechnic University on construction law subjects from 2008 to 2010. Mr Wu completed his B.Sc. (Building Studies) and B. Building at the University of Hong Kong in 1982 and 1983 respectively, awarded with Hong Kong University Alumni Prize 1983 and obtained his LLB as external student of University of London in 1999. He was awarded Certificate of Mediation by the Accord Group in 2004.

Mr Wu started his career as a quantity surveyor and specialized in claims preparation and settlement of construction disputes. Mr Wu is conversant with drafting contract documents for both main contracts and subcontracts.

Mr Wu has started his legal practice since 2005 and has acted for various clients in resolving construction disputes by means of litigation and arbitration. He is nominated by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors to be a member of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre Appointment Advisory Board from 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2010. . He was appointed to be the Voluntary Legal Consultant of the Hong Kong Construction Sub-Contractors Association for 2007-2009, and Honorary Legal Advisor of the Hong Kong Institute of Project Managers for 2009 and 2010.

Mr Wu serves as a member of the Panel of Experts under the Board of Education, HKIS, for accreditation of university courses in Hong Kong from 1 January 2006 to 31 December 2011. He is one of the members of the Disciplinary Panel of the HKIS and is an arbitrator listed in the HKIS/HKIA Joint Panel of Arbitrators. He is also included in the List of Dispute Resolution Advisers for Architectural Services Department and Housing Authority Projects. He acts as Dispute Resolution Adviser and Arbitrator, apart from acting as counsel in litigation.
日期 : 04/10/2011
時間 : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Tuesday)
地點 : Surveyors Learning Centre, Suite 811, 8/F., Jardine House, Central, Hong Kong
部門 : 工料測量組
截止日期 : 18/10/2011
費用 : Members are free to join 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 lecture(s). Members pay $500 / $900 / $1300 / $1700 / $2000 for joining 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 lecture(s) respectively. Non HKIS Members pay $630 / $1130 / $1630 / $2130 / $2500 for joining 1 / 2 / 3 / 4
名額 : First Priority to Corporate Members (MHKIS and FHKIS); Corporate Members from the other Professional Institutes are welcomed.
語言 : English
詳情 :

 4 October 2011
Overview of the Old and New Form – Comments on the Old Form with reference to the Grove’s Report and the Tang Report – Loopholes of the Old Form – Brief introduction of the New Form
 11 October 2011
Dispute Resolution – Clause 41 Settlement of Disputes – Mediation Procedures – Arbitration Ordinance – Appeals – Arbitration compared with litigation – Comparison of Alternative Dispute Resolution Techniques
 18 October 2011
Certificates and Payments – Pay when paid/ Pay if paid – Temporary finality of interim certificate – Nominated Subcontractors – Conclusive Evidence of Final Certificate
 25 October 2011
Extension of time – Acts of Prevention – Condition Precedent – Delay recovery measures – Delay caused by NSC – Penalty/LD – Concurrent Delay
 1 November 2011
Direct Loss and/or Expenses – Constructive acceleration – Global claims – Notice of claim – Remoteness rule – Items of claim – Concurrent delay