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Duty of care in tort: James Andrew Robinson vs P.E. Jones
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 16 2011

In December 1991 Mr Robinson and his wife entered into a contract with P.E. Jones (the contractors) for the purchase of a house then still under construction


Rolf v De Guerin
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2011

Mrs Rolf entered into a contract with Mr Guerin to build a garage for £34,000 and a loft for £18,000


Walter Llewellyn & Sons Ltd (1) Rok Building Ltd (2) v Excel Brickwork Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • January 24 2011

In this case, the Court considered whether a stay should be granted under section 9 of the Arbitration Act 1996


McLennan Architects Ltd v (1) Jeremy Jones; and (2) Helen Roberts 2014 EWHC 2604 (TCC), Mr Justice Akenhead
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2014

McLennan Architects ("the Claimant") claimed for payment in relation to architectural and project administration services as well as for


Costs management: to exempt, or not to exempt, that is the question
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2013

One of the issues that has caused the most discussion, is whether the new costs regime is suitable for the largest cases - a discussion provoked by


JPA Design & Build Ltd v Sentosa (UK) Ltd; and Sentosa (UK) Ltd v JPA Design & Build Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 6 2009

On 19 September 2007 Sentosa (UK) Limited ("Sentosa") engaged JPA Design & Build Limited ("JPA") to design and construct a new medical centre


Taiwan Scot Co vs Masters Golf Company: penalty or estimate of loss
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • September 11 2009

Master Golf Co ("Masters") bought golf clubs from two ranges through their Far Eastern purchasing agents, Taiwan Scott Company ("Taiwan Scott"), for resale in the United Kingdom


Amec Group Ltd v Thames Water Utilities Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 9 2010

2010 EWHC 419 (TCC), Mr Justice CoulsonThe FactsAmec was engaged by Thames Water to carry out construction maintenance work pursuant to a Framework Agreement


Golden Ocean Group Ltd v (1) Salgaocar Mining Industries PVT Ltd (2) Mr Anil V. Salgaocar
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2011

Parties conducting commercial negotiations by email should be wary of entering into guarantees without meaning to


Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd v Shetland Island Council
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2012

In this Scottish case the court considered whether an adjudicator consulting senior counsel for confirmation of a legal point, albeit informally and as a “freebie”, constituted a breach of natural justice