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A paying party may have longer to recover sums paid out following an adjudication than the successful party has to claim any sums not awarded

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 2 2013

The Court of Appeal held that there is an implied term allowing a paying responding party under an adjudication award six years from the date of

Is your collateral warranty subject to adjudication?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 12 2013

Following on from Martino's blog earlier this week about Parkwood Leisure Limited v Laing O'Rourke, it will now be important to establish which

Failure to pay on adjudication decision - 'almost' insolvent is not enough

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2013

The Technology and Construction Court has decided that judgment should not be stayed following a contractor's unsuccessful defence of an adjudication

Judge puts precedence clause in its place!

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 9 2013

Parties often include a precedence clause in contracts to make sure that, in the case of discrepancies between the various documents which comprise

Alan Sugar, a flock of sheep, an iron paddle-wheel steamship and performance bonds

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 3 2013

What do Alan Sugar, a flock of sheep and a paddle-wheel steamship have in common? Answer: the recent Court of Appeal case between Aviva and Hackney

Pricing in target cost contracts

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 28 2013

The Technology and Construction Court has recently commented on the costs the Employer is required to pay under a target cost contract. The Employer

Changes to the Building Regulations - summary of responses

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 20 2012

The Government published the summary of responses this week on its latest round of proposed changes to the Building Regulations

Liquidated damages - be careful how you draft them

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 30 2012

Over the last few years, the courts have shown themselves to be increasingly unwilling to interfere in the level of liquidated damages set in building contracts

Building blocks

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 11 2012

This edition of Building Blocks focuses on the issue of asbestos and its relationship with the construction industry

Materials becoming deleterious with the passage of time?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 23 2012

In the last few weeks, several collateral warranties have crossed my desk which have required a consultant not to specify "materials which are becoming prohibited with the passage of time"