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Had the parties agreed a contract? Arcadis Consulting (UK) Ltd v AMEC (BSC) Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 21 2016

In the words of the Judge, this was a classic "contractno contract" case. Buchan, who acted as the specialist concrete subcontractor, engaged the


Entitlement to interim payments, Balfour Beatty Regional Construction Ltd v Grove Developments Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 21 2016

This was an appeal by Balfour Beatty, against an earlier TCC decision which ruled that it had no entitlement to interim payments after the


The new Insurance Act
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2016

On 12 August 2016 the Insurance Act 2015 (the “Insurance Act”) came into force bringing with it a new default regime for business insurance in the


Interpreting contracts and implying terms: the approach of the Supreme Court
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2016

In the preceding article, Reyhan Yilmaz looked at anti-oral variation clauses, which are designed to limit the ability of parties to make subsequent


The Jackson Reforms to the litigation process: three years on
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2016

When the Jackson Reforms first came into force in April 2013, it was proclaimed they would lead to significant changes in the way in which civil


International Quarterly- Issue 19 2016
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • Canada, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 30 2016

The right of a successful party to his costs in arbitrations governed by the UK 1996 Arbitration Act is provided by Sections 59-65. The essential


The emergency arbitrator Gerald Metals S.A. v Timis & Ors 2016 EWHC 2327 (Ch)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 17 2016

Section 44 of the 1996 Arbitration Act gives the court powers to make orders in support of arbitral proceedings including the granting of an interim


Adjudication: follow-on adjudications and severance Amey Wye Valley Ltd v The County of Herefordshire District Council 2016 EWHC 2368 (TCC)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 17 2016

Amey entered into a contract, called a Service Delivery Agreement ("SDA"), for repair and maintenance works to the highways and roads in


CDM Regulations and implied terms Acotec UK Ltd v McLaughlin & Harvey Ltd 2016 CSOH 134
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 17 2016

This was a Scottish case where Acotec raised an action against McLaughlin & Harvey ("M&H"), seeking payment of the balance of hire charges and the


Acotec UK Ltd v McLaughlin & Harvey Ltd
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2016

This was a Scottish case where Acotec raised an action against McLaughlin & Harvey (“M&H”), seeking payment of the balance of hire