Thought Leadership

Certificate in English Contract Law


Baker Botts, in partnership with the AIFC Academy of Law, is co-hosting a webinar series consisting of four 1.5 hour online lectures on the primary areas of English Contract Law.

Session topics below:

Thursday 11 March 2021 - 17:00 - 18:30 (GMT +6) - Freedom of Contract, Contract Formation, Implied Terms, Warranties and Collateral Contracts

Thursday 18 March 2021 - 17:00 - 18:30 (GMT +6) - Variation (including waivers and estoppel by convention), Assignment, Novation, Contractual Termination

Thursday 25 March 2021 - 117:00 - 18:30 (GMT +6) - Performance, Non-Performance, Frustration (including force majeure and impossibility)

Thursday 1 April 2021 - 17:00 - 18:30 (GMT +6) - Breach, Anticipatory Breach, Repudiation, Damages (Liquidated Damages, Common Law Damages) specific performance, mitigation of damages.

Speakers include: 

Philip Punwar, Partner, Baker Botts

Dorine Farah, Partner, Baker Botts 

Dustin Appel, Advocate of the DIFC Courts & Attorney at Law (State Bar of Texas), Senior Associate, Baker Botts

The series is aimed at a mix of practicing lawyers and business professionals.

For an overview of each session and info on how to register please click here.


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