Contractual Obligations during COVID-19 (Virtual Classroom)


About

IATA has developed this one-day virtual classroom course on Contractual Obligations during COVID-19, so that aviation professionals who deal with airline contractual issues and other legal professionals are knowledgeable about contractual clauses and how to interpret them in the context of the current world economic crisis. This interactive real-time virtual classroom course is conducted using a webinar-style format with supporting self-study materials. You will be able to analyse contracts and decide on when and how to legally exit an existing agreement, what obligations to fulfil and to apply force majeure clauses.

Course code: TALL-22-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will include an interactive webinar requiring your participation, multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, and additional reading
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment

Technical requirements

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Prerequisites

  • Participants should have at least 3 years of experience in their area of expertise
  • Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.

Next class

Contractual Obligations during COVID-19 (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
25 June, 2020
Register before 04 Jun, 2020 for a USD100 discount
Please register by 04 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 127808 English
Dev. Nations
USD 665
Member
USD 850
Regular
USD 950

Thu 10:00-11:30 & 12:00-13:30 UTC+8

3 additional classes are scheduled

Contractual Obligations during COVID-19 (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
23 July, 2020
Register before 02 Jul, 2020 for a USD100 discount
Please register by 01 Jul
All prices are before tax. Class no: 128433 English
Dev. Nations
USD 665
Member
USD 850
Regular
USD 950

Thu 10:00-11:30 & 12:00-13:30 UTC+8

Contractual Obligations during COVID-19 (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
28 August, 2020
Register before 30 May, 2020 for a 20% discount
Please register by 06 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 128434 English
Dev. Nations
USD 665
Member
USD 850
Regular
USD 950

Fri 10:00-11:30 & 12:00-13:30 UTC-5

Contractual Obligations during COVID-19 (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
29 September, 2020
Register before 01 Jul, 2020 for a 20% discount
Please register by 07 Sep
All prices are before tax. Class no: 128435 English
Dev. Nations
USD 665
Member
USD 850
Regular
USD 950

Tue 10:00-11:30 & 12:00-13:30 UTC+2

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics of the Common Law Legal System and the Civil Law Legal system with a view to contract law
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge of the basics of contract law and good drafting practices with a particular view to COVID 19
  • Describe and practice typical contract clauses
  • Review, analyse and understand the concepts of the most common airline-related agreements that are affected by Force Majeure events.
  • Demonstrate sound risk awareness and efficient handling of legal risk allocation tools.

Course content

  • Termination and Force Majeure
  • Procurement, contract process and drafting
  • Risk allocation (liability, indemnity, warranties, etc.)
  • Airline conditions of carriage
  • Marketing and distribution
  • Interline agreements
  • Codeshare agreements
  • Maintenance and catering agreements
  • Jet fuel purchase agreements
  • Ground handling agreements
  • Dry, wet and damp leases
  • Charter agreements
  • Blocked space agreements

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Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airline in-house counsel
  • Aviation lawyers in private practice
  • Professional Airline Managers
  • Airport and other aviation professionals who deal with airline contractual issues
  • Legal professionals who want more knowledge in the fields of aviation and airlines

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on an assessment. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

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