Hatfield Evening Seminar
"Insolvency & Adjudication After Lonsdale V Bresco"

Date: Thursday 11th April 2019, 6.30pm for 7pm start

Venue: University of Hertfordshire, Room W040, Ground Floor, Law Court Building Atrium (White Building) Hatfield, Herts, AL10 9EU

Speaker: Peter Aeberli

Our Speaker is Peter Aeberli, a practising barrister, Chartered Arbitrator and Chartered Architect, and experienced Arbitrator, Adjudicator and Mediator.

After a brief overview of relevant principles of insolvency law, the talk will discuss the impact on adjudication of a party being in liquidation or administration in the light of the 2018 TCC case Lonsdale v Bresco and consider whether that case is correctly decided.

  • As usual, the meeting is free of charge, refreshments will be available on arrival.
  • There is free parking in the campus main car park.
  • Members from other professional bodies are very welcome.

Please assist us by returning your booking form by Friday 5th April.

2019 AGM

Date: Tuesday 30th April 2019, 6.30pm for 7pm start

Venue: Gonville Hotel, Gonville Place, Cambridge, CB1 1LY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Committee that the Annual General Meeting of East Anglia Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators will be held on Tuesday 30th April 2019 at The Gonville Hotel to enable the Committee to present their Reports for the preceding year and to conduct an election (where applicable) all in accordance with the Branch Rules.

Committee: In accordance with Branch Rules, one third of the Committee members retire in rotation each year, but are eligible for re-election up to a maximum of six years of service. No retiring Committee Members are seeking re-election this year. Please note: It was previously advised that Chris Gilbert would be seeking re-election, however following a review this will not be the case.

There are currently vacancies on the committee. The number of vacancies exceed the number of nominations thus it will not be necessary to hold an election and those nominated will be deemed to have been elected.

Supper: For those who wish to stay, we will book a table in the restaurant for members to choose from the a la carte menu and pay individually on the night.

If you wish to stay for the supper please send an email to confirming the number of places required, names of diners and contact details.

Election of Branch Committee Members for the East Anglia Branch

At the Branch Annual General Meeting to be held on 30th April 2019, up to four members of the Branch Committee are due to retire in accordance with the Branch Model Rules. There are vacancies on the Branch Committee.