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Adjudication: natural justice - Stellite Construction Ltd v Vascroft Contractors Ltd 2016 EWHC 792 (TCC)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • May 3 2016

Stellite engaged Vascroft to carry out shell and core works at a substantial house in Hampstead. The contract was based on the JCT SBC Without


Payment applications and statutory demands - COD Hyde Ltd v Space Change Management Ltd 2016 EWHC 820 (Ch)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • May 3 2016

COD had entered into a contract with Space Change using an amended JCT D&B form. Space Change served a statutory demand (for a figure in excess of


Termination: giving notice for a repudiatory breach - Vinergy International (PVT) Ltd v Richmond Mercantile Ltd FZC - 2016 EWHC 525 (Comm)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2016

As part of an appeal against an arbitration award, Mr Justice Teare had to consider whether Richmond was able to rely on an unhindered common law


Insurance: non-disclosure clauses - Mutual Energy Ltd v Starr Underwriting Agents Ltd - 2016 EWHC 590 (TCC)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2016

A non-disclosure clause in an insurance policy provided as follows:“Notwithstanding any other provisions of this policy:(a) the Insurers agree not to


Vicarious liability - Cox v Ministry of Justice & Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc - 2016 UKSC 10 & 11
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2016

Vicarious liability is a means of establishing that a person or company may be liable for the acts of another, usually but not always employees. This


Signed timesheets: a condition precedent to payment?
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 1 2016

Here HHJ Taylor had to consider a claim that CCS was paid for work invoiced without timesheets, which were required under the contract, and that they


Adjudication: no dispute & applicable interest rates
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 1 2016

In this adjudication enforcement case, two issues arose. The first was the alleged absence of a crystallised dispute at the time of the notice of


Adjudication: breach of natural justice
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 1 2016

In this adjudication enforcement case, Manor Asset asserted that the adjudicator’s decision was “flawed and invalid” because the adjudicator did not


Can a duty of care arise between friends?
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

This was a trial of preliminary issues relating to the question of whether a professional consultant owed a duty of care in tort when performing


Adjudication: same dispute
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

This was an appeal against summary judgment enforcing an adjudicator’s decision. Mr and Mrs Brown (the “Employer”) argued that an adjudicator had no