26th February 2018: Druk Holding and Investment hosted workshop on Law of Contracts for legal officers, company secretaries and private legal practitioners at NRDCL hall, Thimphu from 26th February to 27th February.
The one and half day workshop began with an introduction to formation of contracts, frustration of contracts and force majeure provisions, change in law provision and indemnity and guarantees. The workshop also included a synopsis of the guarantees, representations and warranties based on contract act of Bhutan 2013.
The second day of the workshop focused on dispute resolution, governing law, international arbitration and other related issues. The workshop was attended by 27 legal officers and company secretaries of DHI owned and linked companies under the DHI structure and other private legal practitioners.
The workshop was facilitated by Mr. Mark Goodrich and Mr. Simon Collins from White and Case firm, an international law firm based in New York.