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Florida federal court rejects insurer’s attempt to avoid indemnity for damage caused by construction defects

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 26 2015

In a case of significance to property owners, contractors and real estate developers alike, a federal court in Florida recently rejected an insurer's

Supreme Court quashes adjudication determination in Kitchen Xchange v Formacon Building Services

  • CBP Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • March 25 2015

The NSW Supreme Court has held in Kitchen Xchange v Formacon Building Services 2014 NSWSC 1602 that an adjudicator lacks jurisdiction to determine

Security of payment roundup

  • Minter Ellison
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  • Australia
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  • March 25 2015

The biggest development in NSW this year was the commencement of the legislative changes on 21 April 2014. These amendments can be summarised as

Arbitrating construction disputes in the UAE: the process from start to end

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • March 25 2015

So you have taken your claim through the prescribed contractual procedures to try and resolve it amicably but this has failed. Therefore, you find

Construction contracts and Jordanian Law

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
  • -
  • Jordan
  • -
  • March 25 2015

International construction contracts should aim to set out the framework of the relationship between two (or more) parties, each party's respective

A bind need not binding when bound (by agreement)

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 24 2015

Although a couple of months old, the case of Leslie v Farrar Construction Limited 2015 EWHC 58 (TCC) is of note as a stark example of how an

New construction Regulations in force from 6 April

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 24 2015

On 6 April 2015, the new CDM Regulations 2015 (the "Regulations") will come into force. The Regulations set out the legal duties for the safe

Subcontractor charged for having its own lien bonded off

  • Duane Morris LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2015

Based on subcontract language, a Minnesota appeals court has held that the prime contractor could charge its lien bond premium against the sub who

Contractors beware: don’t waive goodbye to your mechanic’s lien rights

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2015

The Court of Appeal in the Fourth District of California recently held that a general contractor’s mechanic’s lien rights were subordinated to a

Clarification of “no damages for delay” exception in construction contracts

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 24 2015

Construction contractors often find themselves subject to "no damages for delay" clauses, which shield property owners by preventing contractors from