In Person Event

Contract Performance Management Conference – Contract Risk Management: How to Protect Yourself


Sep 28, 2016



Andrew Wong

Partner, Commercial, Toronto

Osler Partner Andrew Wong is speaking at the Contract Performance Management Conference on the topic of Contract Risk Management: How to Protect Yourself. 

Andrew Wong co-hosts this session with Jennifer Tuer, Senior Legal Counsel at Bruce Power LP.

The session will discuss:

  • Leading causes of contract litigation and how to avoid them
  • How to account for multiple risk, regulatory and compliance issues in a contract
  • Strategic approach to minimizing cost and risk to the organization
  • Be proactive, not reactive: Proven tactics for asking questions pre-contract to keep minor problems from escalating to the point of litigation
  • Apportion resources for project appropriately based on risk appetite, risk analysis and desired end result
  • Protect yourself from insolvency risks and know your rights in cases of insolvency
  • Consider unique risks that exist in small contracts and may wreak havoc on a project