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2016 A change in precedent
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

In this edition of Insight we review the key amendments made in the latest JCT 2016 precedents and examine their likely impact on those using them


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


Terminating for failure to proceed regularly and diligently - what could go wrong?
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • September 26 2016

Does the Employer have the right to terminate the Contractor’s employment for failure to proceed regularly and diligently under a JCT standard form


BIM: recognising your obligations and limitations
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 31 2016

We were all waiting for 2016: the year the UK government implemented and required BIM Level 2 on all of its projects. What a monumental step for


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


NEC 3 and Target Cost Contracts: Defined Costs, Disallowed Costs and Defects
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 23 2016

In this edition of Insight, we examine the role of Defined Costs and Disallowed Costs in the NEC3 Target Cost Contracts and look at the confusion


The Disclosure Menu in a world of big data
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2016

The volume of data that is potentially disclosable in construction disputes (and indeed disputes more generally) appears to increase exponentially


Pioneer Cladding Ltd v John Graham Construction Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 20 2013

During 2011 John Graham Construction Ltd (“Graham”) was appointed main contractor for a new swimming pool and leisure facility in South Shields. The


Costs management: what you need to know
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2013

The Costs Management Pilot Scheme (the "Pilot") was launched in all Technology and Construction Courts and Mercantile Courts on 1 October 2011 and


Enterprise Managed Services Ltd v Tony McFadden Utilities Ltd 2009 EWHC 3222 (TCC), Mr Justice Coulson
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2010

On 5 May 1998 Thames Water Utilities Ltd engaged Thames Water Services Ltd, trading as Subterra, to carry out the repair and maintenance of mains, service pipes, and other fittings (the "Main Contract"