Fitness for purpose – SCL Astra Talk


7th December 2017 8:00am

Paul Buckingham is presenting an SCL Astra Breakfast Seminar on “Fitness for Purpose implications for the construction industry” following the Supreme Court decision in MT Hojgaard v E.On, in which he acted for the successful appellants.

The talk will cover:

  • Permission to appeal from the Supreme Court
  • The ‘fitness for purpose’ obligation and the proper construction of the contract
  • The scope of the ‘fitness for purpose’ warranty
  • The exclusive remedies clause and latent defects.”

Event Details

Date: Thursday, 7 December 2017

Time: Breakfast served at 8am for an 8:30am start (talk will last approx one hour including questions)

Venue: The talk will be hosted at Eversheds Sutherland (International LLP), One Wood Street, EC2V 7WS

Registration: The talk is open to SCL members only. Register your place via the SCL website



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