Collateral Warranties - An overview

Construction Related Training
Date: 7th November 2018 | Time: 9.30am – 11.30am


Collateral warranties are commonplace in today's construction industry but are treated with trepidation by many.  This seminar will provide an overview of collateral warranties so that they can be signed in confidence. 

The following topics will be covered: 

  • What are collateral warranties and why are they used?
  • Usual clauses contained within the standard form of warranty (to include Professional Indemnity Insurance, Copyright, Assignment, Limiting liability, Step-in rights and Expiry).
  • Other clauses contained within bespoke warranties.
  • Practical considerations and words of caution. 

The seminar will be of benefit to Clients, Consultants, Contractors and Sub-Contractors.    


John Dugdale and Iain Taylor are solicitors at A&L Goodbody. They specialise in construction and engineering work and regularly advise clients on all stages of the construction and engineering process, from contract negotiation and drafting; through strategic mid-stream advice to the final resolution of disputes. Their dispute resolution experience includes mediation, adjudication, arbitration and litigation in the County Court, High Court and Court of Appea

CEF offices, 143 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SX
9.30am - 11.30am


  • A&L Goodbody
  • BDO Northern Ireland
  • CPL Northern Ireland
  • Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group
  • JP Corry
  • Willis Towers Watson