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A One-Day Legal Education Seminar

Secrets of Procurement Law is a one-day legal education seminar on how to avoid and control legal risks in procurement, custom-designed for procurement professionals. Topics include improving contracts and competitive bidding documents through better and more powerful clauses; controlling contract changes; non-compliance in bidding; the risks of verbal misrepresentation; and managing the agency relationship. If you are confused about how to navigate the myriad of laws that affect your day-to-day work, this seminar is for you! A not-to-be-missed presentation!

This course is intended for those who already have a basic knowledge of Canadian contract, agency and competitive bidding law.


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Upcoming Courses

To find out if any public session of this seminar is being offered in your region in the near future, please visit our Calendar Page. If no public session is listed, you can request an in-house presentation for your team. If you have 10 to 40 people in your organization to train, please contact us at We would be happy to put together a customized proposal for your purchasing group.

If you are a member of a regional or national purchasing group or professional organization, and wish to host a seminar, please be in touch to request a customized proposal for your membership. Keynote Presentations can be added for conferences, round tables and group meetings.

If you are interested in having a public course in your region, please fill out our Mailing List Form. When we have 25 people from any city interested in a course, we will schedule it in a public venue. Thanks.

About the Instructor:


An award-winning lecturer in law, Robert C. Worthington, LLB, has taught purchasers, contract managers and their legal counsel throughout Canada for 30 years, specializing in the laws of contract, competitive bidding and procurement. He has written three books on contract and procurement law, designed especially for contracting and purchasing professionals. All of Robert's publications and law seminars are entertaining as well as informative. For more information, please check out the links on this website.

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Robert C. Worthington
PO Box 2801
Sidney, B.C.  V8L 5Y9
Tel: 250-580-6044

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