About the Video

Contracts and contract formation for legal translators

This webinar covers: Contracts and agreements, contract formation for legal translators, terms, misrepresentations and implied terms. Void and voidable contracts. What does “subject to contract” mean? Breach of contract, damages and other remedies. What is a tort? Civil liability in contract and in tort. What is meant by quantum and causation? Changes in litigation terminology since 1999. Evidence and proof.


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David Hutchins


1 hour 11 min.

The information, materials and opinions (written or oral) included in this webinar recording and accompanying slides are for general information purposes only, are not intended to constitute legal or other professional advice, and should not be relied on or treated as a substitute for specific advice relevant to particular circumstances. Neither David Hutchins nor eCPD Ltd accepts any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on such information or materials. By viewing this webinar you acknowledge that you understand this limitation and accept that no relationship of solicitor and client exists between them and David Hutchins, the speaker.

Who should watch it?

Both new and established translators interested in legal translation to and from English.

What are the benefits to you?

This video will increase your knowledge about contracts and English law.

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  1. Lucy Brooks

    We have collected some of the comments from the webinar viewers from the previous site. Here they are!

    Excellent presentation. Thank you very much. Looking forward to the next session.

    Fascinating, exciting speaker. very brisk, so keeping attention: just enough time to scribble notes.

    Very useful and interesting – looking forward to the next!

    Brilliant and extremely useful! Many thanks.