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Categories:
IT, Technology & Telecoms
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

In this CPDcast, Rory Graham, a partner at Coffey Graham and technology law expert explains typical traps for lawyers in procurement contracts. In part one of this series, he gives an introduction to technology procurement and explains the various stages in the procurement process, as well as the role of the lawyer at each step. Part two of this series explains the tips and traps for lawyers involved in procurement contracts and gives a more practical insight into their role.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what purpose IT procurement contracts serve ;
  • Know the key challenges with technology procurement;
  • Know the key features of a software contract;
  • Be aware of various options regarding how to structure a procurement deal;
  • Know the specific challenges associated with international deals;
  • Have considered how a deal can be structured.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • Chartbrook Ltd v Persimmon Homes Ltd [2009] UKHL 38;
  • Hadley v Baxendale [1854] EWHC Exch J70.
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In this two-part CPDcast series, Rory Graham, a partner at Coffey Graham and technology law expert explains typical traps for lawyers during a technology procurement and offers practical tips to any practitioners advising in a technology procurement deal.

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Date Recorded: 17th September 2013

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