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When good security is paramount and the courts are hands off
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 15 2017

The law on letters of credit has been upheld in two cases; banks cannot refuse to pay a demand meeting the requirements of a letter of credit unless


Changes to the FIDIC Form of Contract
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2016

In November’s Insight we reviewed the key amendments made by the JCT to their Design and Build Contract 2016. It is not just the JCT who are


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


A Yellow Book Tale: Termination, Letters of Credit and a Question of Fraud
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2017

In this Insight, we look at a recent Court of Appeal case on On-Demand Performance Securities (specifically Standby Letters of Credit) provided by a


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


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


International quarterly - issue 12, 2014
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • December 24 2014

Of all the provisions to be found in the FIDIC form, those of clause 20 have attracted by far the most comment. One of the potential hurdles that


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


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