IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017
8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Matthew Bell is a Senior Lecturer and Co-Director of Studies for Construction Law at Melbourne Law School. He joined the Law School in 2005 after several years' experience as a construction lawyer with Clayton Utz in Melbourne and Clifford Chance in London. Matthew is the author of many publications in the field, including the texts Construction Law in Australia and Understanding Australian Construction Contracts (with Ian Bailey), and his scholarship and teaching has been recognised in several awards. Matthew is Professional Support Lawyer to the Major Projects and Construction Group at Clayton Utz on a part-time basis and Chair of the Academic Subcommittee of the Society of Construction Law Australia.
Civil and common law approaches to contract interpretation: a comparison – and do good faith obligations make any difference?
Wednesday 11 October (0930 - 1230)
Room C3.6, Convention Centre, Level 3